Development in the State of New Jersey is governed by the Municipal Land Use Law (MLUL) N.J.S.A. 40:55D-1. Capizzi Law Offices has extensive experience representing individuals, developers, houses of worship, private day schools, non-profit organizations and other entities in connection with developing and redeveloping real property.
We regularly appear before Zoning Boards, Planning Boards, County Planning Board, Department of Environmental Protection, New Jersey Meadowland Commission and other local, county and state governmental agencies to obtain site plan, subdivision, and variance approvals. We also represent developers with preparing redevelopment plans and/or modifying zoning ordinances to expand the opportunities of redeveloping their property. and Land Use Law.
Whether you require a major or minor subdivision, site plan approval for a corporate office park, use variance to open or expand a house of worship, condition use variance to open or expand a private day school or a bulk variance for an addition to your home, we have the land use attorney to represent you competently and professionally.
Our knowledge of Zoning/Land Use Law, as well as our strong relationships with Boards, Board Professionals, and other governmental representatives, results in continued success for our clients.
In cases where local land use boards unreasonably deny an application, we have substantial experience in challenging those decisions with prerogative writ actions before Superior Courts in New Jersey. We are intimately familiar with the administrative regulations impacting all land use applications.