Murphy Partners LLP regularly serves as land use and zoning counsel to developers, property owners, and businesses throughout New Jersey. The firm’s land use attorneys work closely with clients and project professionals to establish a proper legal and regulatory framework for a project’s design and construction, and help clients navigate the State’s complex land use process to ensure that they receive all of the necessary government approvals and permits in a timely and cost-effective manner. The firm’s attorneys appear before local land use boards and other governmental bodies in connection with planning, zoning, and other land use approvals.
In addition, the firm’s attorneys provide support to and advise clients in connection with real estate transactions, including performing land use and zoning due diligence to determine a project’s feasibility, and drafting and reviewing land use related provisions in purchase and sale agreements and leases. Murphy Partners LLP also represents developers in the negotiation of redevelopment agreements, and in the procurement of tax abatements and exemptions and other public incentives needed to make a development project economically viable.