Unmatched Experience
in Property Tax Representation


We are the only law firm in Minnesota with five attorneys and a former city assessor devoted exclusively to handling property tax appeals. We file more cases than any other firm, and the four partners each have more than thirty years experience in handling complex property tax issues. We pride ourselves on long-term relationships with our clients, many of whom have been with us for all or most of the firm's existence.

Our services include:

  • Annual review of the assessment
  • Recommendation for action
  • Tax forecasting
  • Detailed status reports for clients with multiple properties
  • Professional representation grounded on solid appraisal and legal reasoning
  • A team approach that other providers cannot match

Property types include:

  • Office buildings
  • Retail sites
  • Apartment buildings
  • Industrial sites
  • Corporate Headquarters

*New Position Open* - Posted 05/23/2019

Administrative Assistant - Database Administrator

This full-time, benefits-eligible position is part of a three-person administrative team that organizes and supports all the legal and business operations of the firm. This important position calls for both administrative and analytical skills. This includes Tax Court communications, property tax petition filing, processing and tracking of communications, file management, and analysis of property information and financial records. Will train the right candidate. 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Proficient in Access & Excel
  • Professional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Two or four year college degree, or some post-secondary coursework
  • Precise, accurate performance populating electronic databases & correspondence
  • Collaborative and adaptive attitude towards a variety of work tasks, including the flexibility to evolve to meet changing firm needs
  • Critical thinker, self-motivated by the desire to work both in groups and independently
  • Sensitivity to and ethical handling of confidential client records

To request full job description or to submit resume: email INFO@smithgendler.com Subject: [Name]

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