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Wolff & Samson Wins NAIOP-NJ Industry Service Award

February 7, 2011

Wolff & Samson PC is pleased to announce that the firm was named the 2011 winner of NAIOP New Jersey’s “Industry Service Award.” This coveted honor was presented to the firm at the Twenty-fourth Annual Commercial Real Estate Awards Gala on May 12, 2011 at The Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset, NJ. 

NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, is the leading organization for developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial and mixed-use real estate. NAIOP New Jersey's Industry Service Award recognizes firms or individuals that have made substantial contributions to the commercial and industrial real estate industry in support of the industry's goals. Wolff & Samson has been a member firm of NAIOP for more than 22 years. The firm's attorneys serve the Association in many capacities, including on the NAIOP NJ Board of Trustees, Regulatory Affairs Committee and Education Committee.

The Annual Commercial Real Estate Awards Gala is widely acknowledged as one of the top industry events of the year. Other 2011 award winners recognized at the Gala include: Leslie E. Smith, Jr., Executive VP Development of Rockefeller Group Development Corporation, recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award; J. G. Petrucci Co., Inc. and KTR Capital Partners, winners of the Impact Awards; and CB Richard Ellis, which was honored with the Chairman’s Award. The winners of the Creative and Economic Impact Deal of the Year Awards were revealed at the Gala and were awarded as follows: Creative Office: BASF Florham Park; Creative Industrial: Macy*s Parade Studio, Moonachie; Economic Impact: LG Electronics Headquarters, 111 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs; and Meritorious Recognition: Gateway Transit Village and Wellness Plaza, New Brunswick.

The 2011 Gala was chaired by Gretchen Wilcox of G .S. Wilcox & Co. and William Hanson of NAI James E. Hanson. To learn more about NAIOP-NJ and the Commercial Real Estate Awards Gala, please visit www.naiopnj.org.  

About Wolff & Samson PC
Wolff & Samson PC is a regional law firm of more than 120 attorneys based in West Orange, NJ. The firm provides a wide range of legal services in many areas, including bankruptcy, construction, corporate & securities, corporate internal investigations & monitoring, employee benefits & executive compensation, employment, environmental, fidelity & surety, financial services, health care, intellectual property, litigation, media & technology, product liability & toxic tort, public finance, real estate, regulatory affairs, renewable energy & sustainability, tax, trusts & estates, and white collar criminal defense.

About NAIOP-NJ
Founded in 1970, NAIOP New Jersey is a chapter of NAIOP, the nation's leading trade association for developers, owners, investors, asset managers and other professionals in commercial real estate with 18,000 members in North America. NAIOP advances responsible commercial real estate development and advocates for effective public policy. The New Jersey Chapter is comprised of more than 550 members who benefit from a variety of business and networking opportunities, education and professional development programs, research on trends and innovations and strong legislative and public affairs representation.