Land Use Attorneys

Land Use

Southern Maryland Land Use/Zoning Attorneys
Representing Land Use/Zoning in Charles County, Calvert County, St. Mary's County,
and Prince George's County

The Law Offices Of Sue A. Greer in La Plata is widely recognized in Southern Maryland for possessing a comprehensive understanding of the entire spectrum of land use and zoning issues. We can help guide you through traditional planning, zoning and building permit cases to complex development review and approval processes that require creative strategies and solutions.  We counsel developers, builders, governmental entities, non-profit institutions, and other local, national and international businesses on development projects from inception through completion. 

Development and Regulatory Approvals

Beginning with planning and zoning and extending through the administrative land use process, we work with each client to provide thoughtful and incisive input and leadership while working with technical consultants and regulators to maximize value.  These development and regulatory review processes include:

Master Plan
Permit applications
Zoning Transfer Development Right (TDR) Easements
Variance and Special Exception Applications Due Diligence Reviews
Subdivision Permit Insurance
Site Plans Governmental Relations
Adequate Public Facility Review Environmental Historic Preservation
Development Agreements  


Zoning and Land Use Analysis

Complementing our experience in regulatory land use law, we prepare due diligence analyses and materials for prospective buyers.

Local and State Advocacy

We understand the public policies and personalities that influence Southern Maryland land use decisions and are often able to help shape those policies through advocacy on behalf of our clients.  Areas where advocacy efforts have been utilized include:

Comprehensive Planning/Master Plans
Annexations and Annexation Agreements
Zoning Text and Subdivision Regulation Amendments Growth Regulations and Staging Policies
Legislative Advocacy  

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