Barbara Anisko

Barbara Anisko

Location:
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
Position:
Principal
Phone:
610-941-2457
Fax:
610-684-2002
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Barbara Anisko is a principal of the firm and a member of its Commercial Litigation and Land Use & Zoning Departments. Ms. Anisko is an experienced commercial litigator.  She represents individuals and businesses in contractual disputes and business tort litigation including claims involving tortious interference and business disparagement.  She also has extensive experience representing buyers and sellers in real estate transactions and real estate litigation, including litigation arising from purchase/sale agreements, and litigation arising from state, county and municipal governments and agencies denying property owners and developers their land use and zoning applications and infringing upon constitutionally protected private property rights. 

She represents corporations, partnerships and individuals in litigation matters in state and federal courts in Pennsylvania, and in New Jersey and other states.

Ms. Anisko acts as counsel to various businesses and entities. She is a lecturer and gives seminars on various topics including property rights and land use and real estate law.

Assistant:
Jennifer Leister
Phone: 610-941-2487
Fax: 610-684-2132
Email: jleister@kaplaw.com

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Barbara Anisko

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate & Title Litigation
  • Land Use, Zoning & Development
  • Business & Commercial Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1981
  • New Jersey, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1981
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1984
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1995
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2000
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, 2016 

Education

  • Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. cum laude – 1981
    • Law Review: Temple Law Quarterly, Note and Comment Editor, 1979 – 1981
  • St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. cum laude – 1978
    • Honors: Alpha Sigma Nu – Honor Society of Jesuits Institutions of Higher Education
    • Major: Political Science

Classes/seminars

  • Finding Options When a Subdivision Plan is Denied, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2008
  • Your First Bench Trial in a Commercial Case, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2009
  • Limitation Remedies Clauses in Real Estate Contracts…and Their Potential Consequences, 13th Annual Real Estate Institute, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2009
  • Obstacles to Successful Redevelopment, 14th Annual Real Estate Institute, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2010
  • Property Rights vs. Police Power, Land Use and Zoning Law Litigation Seminar, National Business Institute, 2012
  • Property Wars, Land Development and Property Rights Litigation, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2012
  • A Tenant’s Right to Assign or Sublet a Commercial Lease, Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal, 2012
  • Damages and Limitation of Remedies Clauses in Real Estate Contracts and their Potential Consequences, 18th Annual Real Estate Institute, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2014
  • Damages and Limitation of Remedies Clauses in Real Estate, A Day on Real Estate Seminar
  • Adverse Possession and Prescriptive Easement Primer, 19th Annual Real Estate Institute, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2015
  • Planning Strategies for Philanthropy – Webinar , National Association for Professional Women, 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Montgomery County Bar Association
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • National Association of Professional Women

Classes/seminars

  • Finding Options When a Subdivision Plan is Denied, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2008
  • Your First Bench Trial in a Commercial Case, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2009
  • Limitation Remedies Clauses in Real Estate Contracts…and Their Potential Consequences, 13th Annual Real Estate Institute, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2009
  • Obstacles to Successful Redevelopment, 14th Annual Real Estate Institute, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2010
  • Property Rights vs. Police Power, Land Use and Zoning Law Litigation Seminar, National Business Institute, 2012
  • Property Wars, Land Development and Property Rights Litigation, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2012
  • A Tenant’s Right to Assign or Sublet a Commercial Lease, Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal, 2012
  • Damages and Limitation of Remedies Clauses in Real Estate Contracts and their Potential Consequences, 18th Annual Real Estate Institute, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2014
  • Damages and Limitation of Remedies Clauses in Real Estate, A Day on Real Estate Seminar
  • Adverse Possession and Prescriptive Easement Primer, 19th Annual Real Estate Institute, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2015
  • Planning Strategies for Philanthropy – Webinar , National Association for Professional Women, 2016

Pro Bono Activities

  • Brief Judge, ABA – Law Student Division – National Appellate Advocacy Competition, 2008
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law – Judge Moot Court Competition, 2007

Languages

  • Polish

Contact

banisko@kaplaw.com

610-941-2457