William T. Rogers, III
Of Counsel - New Brunswick
William Rogers is Of Counsel in the firm’s Transactional Department. William represents numerous municipalities and investor/owners at trial before the New Jersey Tax Court and various County Boards of Taxation in all aspects of Property Tax Appeal litigation at Hoagland Longo and previously at Skoloff & Wolfe, PC and at the former Wolff & Samson Law Firm (now Chiesa, Shahinian & Giantomasi, PC). William’s clients include a top tier national fast food restaurant chain, multifamily building investors, office building investors, condominium unit owners, COOP Boards, luxury home owners, marina owner/operators, retail strip mall investors, developers, warehouse/industrial owners and mixed use property owners. William has secured abatements/exemptions for redevelopers. He has also practiced in the area of Eminent Domain and has served as a Condemnation Commissioner in Essex County, New Jersey. William is the former Chief Assistant Assessor for the City of East Orange and has managed multifamily properties.
William currently serves as the President of the Garden State Bar Association and is Past Treasurer. He Chairs the General Practice Subcommittee of the Supreme Court Committee on the Tax Court of New Jersey; is a Platinum Member of the National Bar Association; is an affiliate member of the Association of Municipal Assessors of New Jersey; is Past Chair of The New Jersey State Bar Association’s Minorities in the Profession Section; is Past Chair of the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Election Committee; and currently serves on the Membership Committee. William is a former member of the Board of the Newark Community School of the Arts.
William regularly presents and lectures on property tax issues before the New Jersey State Bar Association/NJICLE, the New Jersey League of Municipalities, the Essex County Bar Association, New Jersey National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers, Association of Municipal Assessors of New Jersey and the Appraisal Institute.
- President, Garden State Bar Association
- Chair, General Practice Subcommittee of the New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on the Tax Court
- Member, New Jersey State Bar Association
- Member, New Jersey State Bar Association Membership Committee
- Platinum Member, National Bar Association
- Affiliate Member, Association of Municipal Assessors of New Jersey