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Montgomery and Bucks County Commissioners Speak at Obermayer

From left: Obermayer Partner David Nasatir, Montgomery County Commission Chair Val Arkoosh, and Bucks County Commissioner Rob Loughery Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner David A. Nasatir moderated a panel discussion on how the new administration might impact regional and local economies. Montgomery Commission Chair Val Arkoosh, M...

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The Party's Over: Changes to the Philadelphia Realty Transfer Tax Obligations

An ordinance amending the Philadelphia realty transfer tax (RTT) chapter of the Philadelphia Code was enacted on December 8, 2016, and will come into effect on July 1, 2017.  The ordinance makes two primary changes to the city RTT.  (The 1% state RTT is not affected.)  (1)  Goodbye 89/11, hello 74/26.  Under current law, a "real estate compan...

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Obermayer Adds Three New Associates

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP welcomed three new associates to the firm this fall. Qiwei Chen joins the firm’s Litigation Department, Malcolm J. Ingram joins the firm’s Labor Relations & Employment Law Department and Nicole E. Norcross joins the firm’s Business & Finance Department. Ingram and Norcross are located in the ...

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David Nasatir Appointed to PA Convention Center Authority Board of Directors

David A. Nasatir, Chair of the Business and Finance Department of Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP, was appointed to the Pennsylvania Convention Center Authority Board of Directors. Nasatir will replace Pennsylvania Attorney General-Elect Josh Shapiro, who sat on the board previously and will step down due to his new position. “The Pen...

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Karen Sanchez Recognized by First Judicial District for her Pro Bono Representation

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner Karen Sanchez was recognized by the First Judicial District and was awarded the 2016 Pro Bono Roll of Honor. The Pro Bono Roll of Honor recognizes attorneys who have provided pro bono services to litigants in the Philadelphia Courts in 2016. Sanchez represents children as a Child Advocate through t...

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Michael Phillips Quoted in Philadelphia Inquirer

Michael Phillips was quoted in the Philadelphia Inquirer, "Jewelers Row Buildings Get Initial OK for Historic Designation." Click here to read the full article.

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Obermayer Partner Speaks at PASA/PSBA

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner Benjamin Pratt presented to the Department of School Board Secretaries and its Affiliates at the PASA/PSBA School Leadership Conference in Hershey, Pa. He discussed, “Social Media and its impact on Public School Districts,” which focused on the First Amendment rights of employees and students i...

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David Nasatir Moderates CCPA Meet the Developers Panel

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner David A. Nasatir moderated Center City’s Proprietors Association’s “Meet the Developers - Next Generation” event. The panel included some of the city's innovative developers and visionaries who are driving changes to Philadelphia's neighborhoods and skyline.  The discussion, before a full ...

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Karen Sanchez Selected to 2016 Top Women in Law

Obermayer partner Karen Sanchez was one of twenty-five Pennsylvania lawyers selected as a member of the Legal Intelligencer’s “2016 Top Women in Law.” The recognition shines a light on the outstanding work being done by female attorneys across the Commonwealth. Sanchez is an experienced business lawyer with a Master of Business Administrati...

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Stephanie Sprenkle Selected by PBJ as a Women to Watch in Real Estate

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP congratulates partner Stephanie Sprenkle on her selection by the Philadelphia Business Journal as a “Women to Watch In Real Estate, Construction and Development.” Sprenkle is one of 25 women highlighted as having a major impact on their industries in Greater Philadelphia. Sprenkle practices in the are...

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