Newark, NJ
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Areas of Practice

Admissions

Education

J.D., Albany Law School, 2006
B.A., State  University of  New York at  Albany, 2004

Case Studies

Michael G. Hrankiwskyj

Associate

Michael Hrankiwskyj focuses his practice on real estate tax matters for commercial and utility properties. He seeks to reduce property tax liability for his clients throughout New York and New Jersey. Michael also assists clients obtain exemption and abatement benefits throughout New York.

Michael has successfully negotiated substantial reductions before the New York City Tax Commission, Nassau County’s Assessment Review Commission, the Tax Court of New Jersey, and many other local administrative and judicial venues throughout New York. His clients include telecommunication companies, water companies, gas transmission companies, commercial banks, large warehouse and distribution facilities, as well as a wide variety of smaller mixed-use rental properties and owner-occupied properties throughout New York and New Jersey.

Areas of Concentration

  • Property tax appeals
  • Property tax exemptions and abatements

Representative Experience

  • Achieved settlement to provide over $750,000 in benefits for garage work center in Manhattan, New York
  • Achieved settlement to provide over $2,000,000 in benefits for telecommunications company for cell sites throughout New York City
  • Achieved settlement to provide over $700,000 in benefits for credit union in Nassau County
  • Achieved settlement to provide over $1,000,000 in benefits for warehouse in Queens, New York
  • Achieved settlement to provide over $100,000 in benefits for bank branch in Bayonne, New Jersey
  •  Obtained property tax exemptions for schools, churches, and charitable organizations
  • Assisted clients obtain construction abatement for commercial properties throughout New York City

Professional & Community Activities

  • New York City Bar Association, Condemnation and Tax Certiorari Committee
  • Nassau County Bar Association
  • New Jersey Bar Association