My practice areas focus primarily in litigation and organization of complex matters... more
My practice areas focus primarily in litigation and organization of complex matters and environmental and land use cases, including matters involving the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), Endangered Species Act (ESA), Coastal Commission Act, the Subdivision Map Act, California Planning and Zoning Laws, and the Global Warming Solutions Act. I also have extensive expereince litigating ... view profile
Land use / zoning attorneys help you understand land use laws and zoning regulations, both of which concern how you use your land (for businesses, homes, farms, factories, etc.). Zoning regulations specify things such as how close together different types of buildings can be (for example, single-family homes versus high-rise apartment buildings), how far back from the sidewalk buildings must be set, how high you can build, and how much parking you need to provide. A land use / zoning attorney can determine which rules apply to your property and development activities, and whether you qualify for any exceptions to these rules.
Land Use / Zoning Attorneys in cities near Phillips Ranch, CA