Rider, Weiner & Frankel, P.C.’s environmental and land use practice advises private and public clients in securing and defending land use and environmental permits and approvals. In addition to assisting in obtaining approvals, our lawyers provide counsel and representation to businesses, local governments, developers, industry and trade associations, and environmental organizations in all aspects of environmental planning, land use, development and conservation matters.

From initial due diligence, application submittal and public hearings to post-approval compliance matters and construction, our clients benefit from the firm’s experience and our knowledgeable yet pragmatic legal advice. The firm’s lawyers understand that effective and successful representation in environmental and land use matters requires a thorough understanding of the relevant legal, governmental and political arenas. We take pride in the ability of our attorneys to grasp and adapt to the frequent regulatory changes affecting environmental compliance, to guide clients in the development and use of property, and to protect our clients’ rights.