The Rockville, Maryland-based law firm Miller, Miller & Canby has added attorney Taggart (Tagg) Hutchinson to the firm’s real estate practice group. He will provide settlement services and focus on commercial real estate transactions, financings, land development matters, real estate disputes and property tax appeals.

“We are delighted to welcome Tagg to our firm and to our real estate practice,” said Robert Gough, Miller, Real Estate Practice Group Leader, Miller & Canby. “His experience demonstrates his legal and professional abilities. We expect this experience and his dedication to his client’s best interests will translate well into Tagg’s representation of our firm’s clients, and he will be a perfect complement to our proud history of more than 75 years serving our firm. government agencies, property developers and other organizations. in our community.

Prior to joining the firm, Hutchinson was an associate Montgomery County attorney and served as agency counsel for the Montgomery County Department of Finance, where he advised the county on state property tax collection and premises, business taxes, transfer and registration taxes. , development impact taxes and various local excise taxes.

He also advised the county on debt issuances, business enterprise zones, special tax districts, and the expenditure of public funds through various loan and grant programs and represented the county in Circuit Court, the Maryland Tax Court and before the Maryland Court of Special Appeals in matters involving tax assessment appeals and the imposition of taxes or the denial of statutory credits or exemptions.