Huff Wilkes lawyers are recognized for their legal creativity, sound knowledge of the relevant law, years of strong working relationships with other attorneys, municipal officials, and the courts, and outstanding service to clients.
David C. WilkesPartner914.email@example.comDavid's Twitter ProfileDavid's Twitter ProfileDavid is a US and international real estate property tax advisor and litigator, concentrating his practice in New York property tax assessment, exemptions, and international valuation advisory and legislative services. David primarily represents significant institutional and private portfolio owners, management companies and real estate users in achieving fair and equitable property taxes and exemptions where available. He has successfully litigated and advised on a wide range of complex valuation issues and virtually every property type, including office complexes, shopping malls, power generation facilities, golf and country clubs, industrial facilities, research and development campuses, luxury hotels, multifamily residential properties, and many others, saving his clients tens of millions of dollars. He has also served overseas governments in the Middle East and Eastern Europe in the structuring and reformation of legal systems to provide for home finance and property taxation.
Jean S. HuffPartner914.firstname.lastname@example.orgJean's Twitter ProfileJean's Twitter ProfileJean Smiertka Huff is a founding partner of Huff Wilkes, LLP. She has been in private practice since 1993, representing numerous municipalities and school districts in Westchester and Rockland Counties, as well as commercial property owners and real estate developers with issues relative to their property tax assessments. Tax certiorari, municipal defense, exemption proceedings and equalization rate litigation are her main areas of practice. Since 1981, she has practiced in both the private sector, as well as state and municipal government in the field of real property tax litigation. She served as Deputy Town Attorney for the Town of Greenburgh, one of the largest municipalities in the state of New York from 1988 through 1993, handling varied real property valuation issues and exemption trials.
Joseph A. DankoAssociate Attorney914.email@example.comJoseph's Twitter ProfileJoseph's Twitter ProfileJoe, an Associate with Huff Wilkes, concentrates on property tax appeals for both commercial and residential property owners as well as selected municipal representation. Joseph has experience negotiating matters filed as Real Property Tax Law Article 7 claims and small claims assessment review, and regularly appears in the courts of New York all across the State, representing homeowners, businesses, and municipalities. He also represents clients in foreclosure proceedings.
Nicholas J. ConnollyAssociate Attorney914.firstname.lastname@example.orgNicholas's Twitter ProfileNicholas's Twitter ProfileNick is an Associate Attorney at Huff Wilkes. His principle area of practice is real estate tax litigation, where he represents commercial property owners and municipalities throughout New York State in all aspects of taxation, real property valuation, and assessment related issues. He also handles tax foreclosure litigation, residential and commercial real estate matters, Article 78 proceedings, and related areas of municipal law.