PRESS RELEASE: Gregory F. Servodidio Named To Counselors Of Real Estate

May 16, 2012

HARTFORD, Conn.:  Gregory F. Servodidio, a partner in the Hartford office of Pullman & Comley LLC, was named to The Counselors of Real Estate (CRE), the law firm announced today.

Membership in the CRE is a professional distinction.  Membership in the organization is awarded by invitation only through peer, employer and client review. To be considered for membership, applicants demonstrate that they provide valuable and meaningful real estate counseling services to their clients or employer; they hold a senior position in a firm; they are recognized for their excellence, knowledge, integrity, and judgment; and they have at least ten years of experience in real estate, three of which are in counseling.

Greg’s law practice focuses on property valuation in the context of property tax appeals and eminent domain proceedings.  He represents property owners and lessees throughout Connecticut seeking equitable assessments of their real and personal property by municipal assessing authorities. Greg also represents individuals and entities seeking just compensation for their property taken by eminent domain.

Greg writes and lectures frequently on property tax and eminent domain issues. He was appointed by the Connecticut Tax Court to co-chair an advisory committee on the implementation of Public Act 95-283, which provided for significant property tax reform, and subsequently has advised the Tax Court.  Greg is a member of the American, Connecticut and Hartford County Bar Associations; the Connecticut Association of Assessing Officers;  the Tax Committee of the Connecticut Business and Industry Association; the Institute for Professionals in Taxation; the International Association of Assessing Officers, the Connecticut Legislative Committee of the International Council of Shopping Centers; the International Right of Way Association; and the Society of Professional Assessors.  He serves as vice president and treasurer of the board of trustees of the Mark Twain House & Museum in Hartford. Greg received his A.B. degree, magna cum laude, from Georgetown University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa; and his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.

About The Counselors of Real Estate

The Counselors of Real Estate is the membership organization established exclusively for real estate advisors who provide intelligent, unbiased, and trusted advice for a client or employer.

Founded in 1953, the organization serves 1,100 members worldwide, all who hold the "CRE" credential. CREs are linked to one another by their commitment to integrity, competence, community, trust, and service; and they adhere to a strict Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Practice. The purpose of the organization is to serve as an information resource and to provide its members with opportunities for professional development, knowledge sharing, and networking, all grounded in a culture of camaraderie.

About Pullman & Comley LLC

Pullman & Comley, LLC provides a wide range of legal services to clients in the New England region, as well as throughout the United States.  The firm’s major practice areas include corporate and business, environmental, health care, litigation, public and commercial finance, property valuation, real estate and trusts and estates.  The firm has offices in Bridgeport, Hartford, Stamford, Waterbury and White Plains.  For more information, please visit www.pullcom.com. .