Legal Counsel in Land Use, Zoning and Permits for Real Estate Development

Cooper Erving & Savage LLP represents businesses in land use, zoning and permitting matters for residential and commercial real estate development projects in Upstate New York. Our attorneys have handled numerous complicated and controversial real estate projects for a wide range of clients, and we have appeared before local municipal agencies and boards.

We capitalize on the extensive commercial and residential real estate knowledge of our lawyers and staff to protect the interests of our clients. Our firm has represented parties in a wide range of industries and in projects of varying sizes. We are well versed in state and federal laws and regulations that pertain to land use and zoning issues..

We Help Clients Understand and Satisfy Land Use and Zoning Requirements

Local agencies, municipal planning and zoning boards, and other committees or boards have requirements they impose on the development of property. Our firm has served as counsel for clients involved in significant commercial and residential development projects in New York, helping them meet exacting requirements in a timely and efficient manner. We help our clients navigate the process and avoid pitfalls by:

  • Meeting all application requirements
  • Obtaining permits and variances, including right-to-build permits
  • Preparing and filing all documentation correctly and on time
  • Getting approval for commercial and residential developments
  • Securing site plan approvals

We understand the State Environment Quality Review Act (SEQRA) and know what it takes to get your project approved.

A Firm You Can Rely On

If you have questions about land use and zoning laws in New York, or you want to speak with a lawyer about your development project, call our office at 888-352-3751 or use our online contact form to schedule an appointment.