In addition to practicing real property and environmental law, I have served on the... more
In addition to practicing real property and environmental law, I have served on the West Ottawa Board of Education since 2005 and chair Destination Education, a local initiiative aiming to improve post-secondary educational and training opportunities for the Holland area. Holland has so many people working at improving our community and the people in it, if it is not the best place in the world... view profile
State, local, and municipal lawyers focus on a particular area of state, local, and/or municipal government regulation. These lawyers can work for the government itself or work in the private sector helping people interact with the government. State, local, and municipal lawyers are often former government agency employees and, like their federal law counterparts, usually know the best contacts for each case, and what approach to take when negotiating with local officials.