Attorney Matthew M. Aspden is a member of the Massachusetts and Rhode Island Bars... more
Attorney Matthew M. Aspden is a member of the Massachusetts and Rhode Island Bars and handles all the firm’s Rhode Island matters. Attorney Aspden specializes in real estate and business law, municipal and zoning matters and divorce. He is the former president of the Fall River Bar Association and the current chairman of the Somerset Housing Authority and a former member of the Somerset Zoning ... view profile
I am licensed in multiple States and have worked as an attorney handling a wide... more
I am licensed in multiple States and have worked as an attorney handling a wide range of areas of law on the State, Federal and Appellate levels. I have published Appellate Decisions and I have successfully handled lawsuits which were landmark cases prompting the legislature to change laws, as well as contributing to the new case law. I have always been in good standing in every State where I p... 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 Somerset, MA