Alex Paul Genato to Present: Navigating a Real Estate Tax Appeal in 2020

Alex Paul Genato, a Partner in the Princeton, N.J. office of Archer, will be on the faculty for Navigating a Real Estate Tax Appeal in 2020, a continuing legal education seminar on Saturday, January 25, 2020, 9:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., in New Brunswick.  The program is presented by the New Jersey State Bar Association and will be taking place at the New Jersey Law Center.  The seminar will provide attendees with the knowledge and strategy needed to effectively handle real estate tax appeals in New Jersey.

Mr. Genato concentrates his practice in the areas of local property taxation, eminent domain, redevelopment, and state tax matters. He has handled matters involving all phases of property tax appeal litigation throughout New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Virginia, Ohio, Florida and various other states.

Mr. Genato is regularly quoted as an authority on local property taxation in publications such as Bloomberg News, The Star-Ledger, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Hudson Reporter, NJBIZ,,, and the Press of Atlantic City. He has also been featured or quoted in PCWorld, iPhone Life,, HuffPost, Princeton Patch, The Modesto Bee, and The Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Mr. Genato has extensive experience with cases involving office complexes, corporate headquarters, industrial facilities, oil refineries, manufacturing facilities, research and development facilities, warehouses, data centers, hotels, extended-stay corporate suites, golf courses, ski resorts, shopping malls, banks, telecommunication facilities, assisted living facilities, nursing homes, parking garages, truck terminals, apartment buildings, and condominiums. He advises clients on issues regarding property tax issues, liabilities, exemptions, and farmland assessment qualification.

After graduating from law school, Mr. Genato was a law clerk to the Honorable Vito L. Bianco, J.T.C. of the Tax Court of New Jersey. In this capacity, he assisted Judge Bianco in drafting the first published case in the nation to comprehensively address casino valuation. Prior to joining Archer, Mr. Genato was associated with the law firm of McCarter & English, LLP, in Newark, New Jersey, where he focused on local property taxation, eminent domain, and business litigation.

Mr. Genato is a member of the New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on the Tax Court for the 2018-2020 term and previously served as a member during the 2012-2014, 2014-2016, and 2016-2018 terms. The Committee is comprised of members of the bench and tax bar as well as representatives of taxpayers’ groups, local, county and state tax administrators and others concerned with the administration and review of the New Jersey tax laws. The Court relies on this Committee to provide well-reasoned, expert advice on matters within its general area of knowledge and responsibility.

Mr. Genato is active in the legal community and is a former Chair of the Taxation Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association.  The Taxation Law Section studies and disseminates information on developments in tax law, and provides a forum for discussion of tax policy issues by professionals and elected/appointed officials.


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