Phillips Lytle has one of the leading Land Use & Zoning law practices in New York State, having appeared before hundreds of agencies across the State and conducted numerous important land use litigation. We assist a variety of clients from local business owners and developers, to FORTUNE 500 companies. We help them with site plan reviews; special, restricted and conditional use permits; area and use variances; rezonings; and cluster and planned unit developments. We also expedite complex and controversial development matters involving numerous permits or approvals from many regulatory agencies and/or significant community opposition. We emphasize:
We also have extensive experience in coordinating zoning reviews with Environmental Impact Reviews pursuant to SEQRA and NEPA, cultural resource reviews in consultation with the State Historic Preservation Office, and wetland permitting in consultation with the United States Army Corps of Engineers and NYSDEC.