Ferraro & Stamos LLP represents individuals and businesses in connection with a variety of zoning, planning, and land use matters. Because of our comprehensive knowledge of state and local land use laws and regulations, our attorneys are able to counsel clients before filing a land use application. Our attorneys regularly appear at and are well respected by local and county planning boards and zoning boards of adjustment throughout New Jersey. We have ongoing relationships with qualified planners, engineers, and other development experts who are instrumental in processing land use applications in a way that is both efficient and cost effective. Our attorneys ensure that developers and property owners obtain the appropriate authorizations, site plan approvals, variances, permits and licenses that allow individuals to use properties in compliance with applicable land use regulations. Our expertise includes land planning and development issues, zoning applications for commercial, residential and mixed use properties, site plan applications, variances, permits, and licenses. Our attorneys also appear before land use and zoning boards on behalf of objectors to pending applications. After the land use process on the local level is concluded, our attorneys have the expertise to prosecute or defend land use matters before New Jersey courts.