I am married and have two children, a daughter who has studied art and a son who is about to graduate from the University of Virginia with a degree in history. I have served on the School Committee in my hometown for the past 15 years. I enjoy r...
Practice areas & skills: Land Use & Zoning, Litigation, Real Estate, Family, General Practice
Review: “Pamela Brown is beyond excellent both as an attorney and a human being. We were fortunate to find her when our monastery community was in the process of settling in nearby Westford in 2004. As monks we were not particula...
Practice areas & skills: Land Use & Zoning, Real Estate, Construction & Development, Business
Review: “Bill ALWAYS called back when I couldn't reach him. He was very proactive in suggesting strategies and time tables and had a great depth of experience and knowledge about land use and planning board procedures.”
Practice areas & skills: Land Use & Zoning, Real Estate, Transportation
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Land use and 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.