I love being a lawyer because it is incredibly rewarding when a new client comes in who is stressed out because of a problem they're having and through the hour I spend with them, I can see the anxiety melting away. I am privileged to have this g...
Practice areas & skills: Land Use & Zoning, Litigation, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Wills & Living Wills
In most cases, I will be able to complete preparation and execution of your will, advance directive, health care power of attorney and durabable financial power of attorney while you are in the office so that you will not have to make two trips.
Practice areas & skills: Land Use & Zoning, Personal Injury, Probate, Workers Compensation, Real Estate
Review: “I had the pleasure of working with Melanie on a few different occasions (a commercial zoning issue and filing for a tax exempt status for a local youth sports organization. She is by far the most prompt and responsive a...
Practice areas & skills: Land Use & Zoning, Estate Planning, Debt Collection, Business, Real Estate
Mr. Gillespie has represented public entities, as well as land use applicants, for over twenty-five years. He regularly represents national clients in processing development applications before local land use boards and has lectured extensively on...
Practice areas & skills: Land Use & Zoning, Government, Litigation, State, Local And Municipal Law
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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.