Mitchell S. Berkey, Francis J. Giantomasi and Thomas J. Trautner Jr. Named 2022 Real Estate Influencers by ROI-NJ

Mitchell S. BerkeyFrancis J. Giantomasi and Thomas J. Trautner Jr. have been named among ROI-NJ’s 2022 Real Estate Influencers.

Mitch chairs the Real Estate Group, Frank is a member of CSG Law’s Executive Committee, and Tom is the co-chair of Urban Land Institute Northern New Jersey. Mitch and Frank are mainstays among ROI-NJ’s Influencer list and this is Tom’s first appearance on the list. The trio embodies the top-tier talent at CSG Law, which last year earned New Jersey Law Journal’s Law Firm of the Year Award. Additionally, the Real Estate Group also earned first place in New Jersey Law Journal’s Best Of Survey earlier this year and, in 2021, Dealmakers of the Year Award.

Mitch, in his role as chair, has been a key player in attracting extraordinary talents from high-profile roles within the private and public sectors. As noted by ROI-NJ, “His extensive background spans all asset types, including office, industrial, multifamily, retail, hospitality and mixed-use properties in markets locally, regionally and across the nation.” Earlier this year, Mitch was recognized with NJBIZ’s Icon Honors award, which distinguishes New Jersey business leaders for their notable success and demonstration of leadership throughout their careers.

Frank, who often appears in ROI-NJ’s Power List, was again named to the publication’s Health Care Influencer list in his capacity as in his capacity as Chair of the Board of Trustees of Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of New Jersey. Frank “is recognized as a leader in planning, zoning and development law, including tax abatement law for the city of Newark and urban areas,” the publication said.

Tom, according to ROI-NJ, “is one of the most respected real estate attorneys in the state, with deep expertise in redevelopment and land use, eminent domain, affordable housing, community associations and real estate litigation.”

To view the full ROI-NJ 2022 Influencers: Real Estate list, please click here.

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