I focus my practice on business and commercial litigation, representing clients in... more
I focus my practice on business and commercial litigation, representing clients in state and federal court in a variety of matters, including financial services, real estate, professional liability, product liability, insurance, employment and transportation. I have also defended health care institutions, providers, and professionals. I am currently an alternate-member of the New Hanover C... 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.