Daniel C. Perry is the managing partner of Perry, Hicks and Deshaies. He has been employed by the firm since 1983. He graduated from Pomona College in 1973 and Boston University School of Law in 1978, cum laude, where he was Note and Case Editor o...
Practice areas & skills: Land Use & Zoning, Estate Planning, Real Estate, Probate, Trusts
Get the legal help you need at a fixed price. No hidden fees or long-term commitment.
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.