Elliott B. Pollack represents commercial property valuation clients in ad valorem valuation and eminent domain litigation. He also assists his clients in negotiating tax and assessment fixing agreements and in projecting taxes as part of their pre-acquisition due diligence efforts.
Elliott has litigated or settled ad valorem and eminent domain cases totaling values of more than three billion dollars.
Connecticut Bar Association - James Cooper Fellow
Hartford County Bar Association
American Bar Association
Building Owners and Managers Association
Connecticut Association of Assessing Officers
International Property Tax Institute
International Association of Assessing Officers
Real Estate Finance Association
The Hartford Dispensary/Root Center - former president, vice president and member board of directors
Bushnell Park Foundation - former board member
Greater Hartford Legal Aid Foundation - past president
Hartford Stage Company - past board member
Honors & Recognitions
Received the highest peer review rating by Martindale-Hubbell (AV)
Named 2017 "Member of the Year" by Building Owners and Managers Association/Greater Hartford Chapter
Bridgeport Wheelabrator trash to energy facility (Connecticut Supreme Court)
Two million square foot distribution center (3 separate cases)
Continuing care retirement centers (Connecticut Supreme Court)
Virtually all Hartford and many other Connecticut municipalities CBD office buildings
Four million square foot industrial complex
Many shopping centers and retail assets
Many eminent domain valuation challenges including fuel and terminal and inverse taking claims (Connecticut Supreme Court)
News & Insights
- Elliott Pollack Quoted on COVID-19's Impact on Commercial Property Values in Hartford Business JournalHartford Business Journal, 01.11.2021
- Pullman & Comley Property Tax and Valuation Attorneys to Present Tax Court Developments Update and Mock Pretrial Settlement ConferenceCasa Mia at the Hawthorne, 2421 Berlin Turnpike, Berlin, CT 06037, 03.30.2022
- Upcoming 2021 Municipal Revaluations in Connecticut & Other Important Property Tax Deadlines for Manufacturers09.24.2021
- April 3, 2020 Act Provides Massachusetts Municipalities Option to Offer Property Tax Relief During COVID-19 Public Health Crisis04.06.2020
- Executive Order Limiting Liability for Connecticut Providers Responding to COVID-19 Grants Protections for Health Care Professionals and Hospitals Grappling With Pandemic04.05.2020
- Massachusetts Appellate Tax Board and Supreme Judicial Court Updates in Response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency03.25.2020
- Connecticut Further Expands Coverage of Telehealth Services During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency03.20.2020
- 2019 Connecticut Chapter of American Bar Association Property Tax Deskbook and Eminent Domain Compendium Revaluations are on Their WayREFA-CT 2019 Winter Newsletter, 12.2019
- For What It May Be Worth, 07.28.2022
- For What It May Be Worth, 06.03.2022
- For What It May Be Worth, 05.19.2022
Pullman's Property Tax and Valuation practice helps its business clients obtain equitable property tax assessments on their real estate holdings throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts.
Pullman & Comley’s Property Tax and Valuation practice continued its regional expansion with the opening of the Springfield, Massachusetts office in 2019.
Our Health Care attorneys counsel hospitals and physicians dealing with these economic pressures and represent physician groups and hospital systems in negotiating merger and asset acquisition agreements and employment and independent contractor agreements.
Bar and Court Admissions
- U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
- U.S. Supreme Court
- Law clerk to former Associate Justice Howard W. Alcorn of the Connecticut Supreme Court
Columbia Law School, LL.B.
Columbia College, A.B.