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Hecht Walker, P.C. Welcomes Brad Baldwin, Of Counsel

Posted by Hecht Walker, P.C.
Posted on April 21, 2018

Brad Baldwin has 27 years of experience in lending transactions, corporate reorganization, financial workouts, loan restructurings, creditor’s rights, bankruptcy, and commercial litigation.   One key to Brad’s expertise comes from understanding both sides of the table and his experience representing both borrowers and lenders in loan transactions and workout situations. Brad frequently represents banks and financial … Continue reading Hecht Walker, P.C. Welcomes Brad Baldwin, Of Counsel

How to File Your Property Tax Appeal in Atlanta

Posted by Hecht Walker, P.C.
Posted on April 7, 2018

If you have a company in a big and growing city like Atlanta, you can expect your property tax amounts to fluctuate, and they recently have probably increased dramatically. As an Atlanta business owner, you have the right to challenge the value of your property taxes that your assessors have placed on your commercial property. … Continue reading How to File Your Property Tax Appeal in Atlanta

Landlord Tips for Managing Your Commercial Property

Posted by Hecht Walker, P.C.
Posted on March 21, 2018

Managing a rental property as a landlord is tough and can result in various legal problems. One of the main managing aspects of being a landlord is preventing these problems from happening or from escalating to even larger issues. Landlords and tenants should be fully aware of the basic duties of managing property, so both … Continue reading Landlord Tips for Managing Your Commercial Property

How Atlanta’s New Zoning Laws Will Affect Housing Development

Posted by Hecht Walker, P.C.
Posted on March 7, 2018

At the end of January 2018, Atlanta became the first city in Georgia to enact inclusionary zoning laws. The ordinances specifically apply to areas near the Beltline and the new Mercedes-Benz stadium. In summary, the laws demand that developers give a specific portion of units to Atlanta residents who make between 60 and 80 percent … Continue reading How Atlanta’s New Zoning Laws Will Affect Housing Development

How to Prevent Wrongful Foreclosure

Posted by Hecht Walker, P.C.
Posted on February 23, 2018

Like many legal processes, the process of foreclosure can be drawn out and complicated. A foreclosure is the action of taking possession of a mortgaged property when the mortgagor fails to keep up their mortgage payments. Few people actually decide to go into foreclosure; they can’t make their payments for various reasons, such as unemployment, … Continue reading How to Prevent Wrongful Foreclosure

Upcoming Webinar on Business Disputes and Litigation

Posted by Hecht Walker, P.C.
Posted on December 5, 2017

Aaron Chausmer of Hecht Walker, P.C. Attorneys at Law is set to speak in an upcoming webinar for the Clear Law Institute. The webinar will premiere on January 31, 2018. The webinar will be titled Fiduciary Duty Litigation in Business Disputes: Identifying Causes of Action, Key Defenses, Remedies and Proof. Aaron Chausmer will be giving … Continue reading Upcoming Webinar on Business Disputes and Litigation

Mediating Business Disputes

Posted by Hecht Walker, P.C.
Posted on October 31, 2017

If parties to a business dispute want to achieve a resolution through mediation, then the parties have to leave some hostile feelings in the past, work creatively with the mediator to find solutions, and be realistic about the importance of the future business entities involved. There are key principles to remember in any significant business … Continue reading Mediating Business Disputes

Join with the Hecht Walker Family to Make a Difference in the Lives of Our Most Vulnerable Children

Posted by Hecht Walker, P.C.
Posted on October 16, 2017

Greg and Cheri Hecht and the team at Hecht Walker, P.C. are happy to announce our first Annual Giving Challenge with a Matching Grant of $10,000 to Children’s Rights, Inc. a non-profit organization. Greg, Cheri, and Hecht Walker, P.C. will match every dollar donated to Children’s Rights, Inc. up to $10,000 between now and #GivingTuesday on … Continue reading Join with the Hecht Walker Family to Make a Difference in the Lives of Our Most Vulnerable Children

How To Save Time, Fees And Liability Exposure For General Counsel Working With Outside Counsel In Litigation And Arbitration Matters

Posted by Hecht Walker, P.C.
Posted on September 28, 2017

Hecht Walker, P.C. works on a daily basis with General Counsel on litigation and arbitration matters and finds certain critical truths to avoiding liability exposure for the GC and his/her company and excessive fees. We have been lead counsel in over 300 Trials in Court/Arbitration Settings and 1000 Court Hearings. Here are our tips in … Continue reading How To Save Time, Fees And Liability Exposure For General Counsel Working With Outside Counsel In Litigation And Arbitration Matters

Property Tax Appeal Deadlines Are Fast Approaching

Posted by Hecht Walker, P.C.
Posted on June 21, 2017

Higher tax assessments in Georgia have business owners and other property owners alarmed. There has been much confusion as to whether or not these recent tax hikes for property owners will stick.  According to a June 5th article in the Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC) some Fulton County residents have seen property tax increases this year … Continue reading Property Tax Appeal Deadlines Are Fast Approaching