I remember at graduation listening to so many of my fellow law students who, after 3... more
I remember at graduation listening to so many of my fellow law students who, after 3 years of law school and over $90,000 in loan debt, had decided that they never wanted to practice law. I feel very blessed that I actually love what I do for a living. I like getting to know my clients, their needs, and figuring out solutions for them in the most cost-effective manner. I will advocate strongly ... 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.