Mr. Kirsch's practice emphasizes environmental and land use law, and public-sector development and large infrastructure projects. He has represented clients ranging from municipalities... more
Mr. Kirsch's practice emphasizes environmental and land use law, and public-sector development and large infrastructure projects. He has represented clients ranging from municipalities and local governments to private industry and public interest groups in environmental and land use negotiations. Mr. Kirsch has litigated cases before administrative agencies, numerous state and federal trial and... 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.