Whether someone is looking to build a new home or a business is looking to construct a store on a vacant lot, there is a lot of red tape that needs navigation—especially when it comes to planning and zoning-related matters. The experienced planning and zoning attorneys of English Lucas Priest and Owsley have a strong track record helping clients with these often complex matters, providing effective and efficient representation through each step of the process.
Our lawyers work with developers, builders, and both residential and commercial property owners and provide tailored counsel on their varying zoning and planning needs. We have a deep understanding of both federal and state zoning laws and we leverage decades of combined experience to help our clients get their desired results, from helping them secure the necessary permits they need for their project to guiding them through an appeal.
When it comes to real estate projects, compliance is crucial. If a client does not comply with local and federal codes, it can potentially cost them significant amounts of money, and possibly jeopardize their project. The zoning and planning lawyers of English Lucas Priest and Owsley work closely with their clients to ensure that their real estate projects are compliant with each necessary law, including ensuring compliance with fire codes, environmental laws, and building codes.
Our experienced Kentucky planning and zoning lawyers have experience handling a wide variety of matters. We provide counsel through each and every step of the application process. Our attorneys also represent clients in matters involving easements, restrictive covenants, site plan reviews, variances, and comprehensive permits, among other matters. Additionally, we represent our clients before numerous boards in Kentucky, providing comprehensive counsel on a broad range of projects, from commercial developments to mixed-use facilities to residential complexes.
In addition to our extensive work with clients in the commercial real estate space, the planning and zoning lawyers of English Lucas Priest and Owsley also aid residential land owners with their varying legal needs. Residential land owners are often in need of legal representation when it comes to their property. From wanting to build an addition on top of a garage to exploring demolition of a structure in their backyard, there are many legal matters that landowners need to consider in order to remain compliant with the applicable laws for their situation. We are experienced Kentucky planning and zoning attorneys who understand the specific legal needs for our clients, whether they need to secure a permit or deal with an easement on their property.
Additionally, with real estate matters, whether commercial or residential, it is not uncommon that a dispute arises. We have experience helping clients bring resolution to potential real estate-related disputes, including handling matters related to boundaries, contracts, and enforcements. We strive to provide swift, responsive, and effective counsel as we work to get our clients positive results.