Land Use, Zoning & Local Government

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The Firm handles complex local governmental law, land use and environmental matters before governmental entities at the local, state, and federal levels. The Firm serves as counsel to individual property owners and corporations, as well as local government and state agencies on a broad range of matters related to the use of real estate. The Firm also serves as counsel to respondents to requests for proposals, which involves assisting with structuring the responses as well as advocacy before the reviewing bodies.

The Firm handles all aspects of real property entitlement, as well as civil litigation related to the following issues:

  • Zoning approvals
  • Amendment of local government comprehensive plans
  • Platting and site plan approval
  • Traffic impacts and mitigation
  • Proportionate Share Agreements and Impact fees
  • Development Agreements
  • Developments of regional impact
  • Due diligence review
  • Administrative and Civil land use appeals
  • Inverse Condemnation and Regulatory Takings
  • FOIA and Florida Sunshine Law Issues