Property Tax Appeals
Stuart helps clients reduce their property tax burden, often through negotiated settlements. For instance, he represented a major hotel and condominium in downtown Minneapolis in its efforts to reduce taxes on dozens of parcels located in the condominiumized elements of the building.
Stuart helps clients reduce or eliminate the costly burden of special assessments. He has successfully assisted several owners facing assessments over road and utility projects.
Real Estate Litigation
Stuart represents clients in disputes over boundaries, fence lines, quiet title and title registration matters, partition matters, easement disputes (including access and dockage rights for lakeshore property), foreclosure, eviction and other real estate matters.
In his spare time, Stuart enjoys playing ice hockey and participating in amateur theater.