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Texas Land Use and Zoning Attorneys

Houston law firm provides zoning services for residential and commercial clients

John J. Patout Jr. of Germer PLLC has extensive experience representing both residential and commercial clients in zoning matters. Our attorneys possess a high level of knowledge of the operations of local government. We represent clients before planning boards, zoning boards, and other governmental agencies and review bodies. If needed, we appear on behalf of clients in state and federal courts in land use, zoning and related matters.

Houston lawyers handle land use matters such as zoning variance applications

If you need approval for a zoning variance or a construction permit, we can help. We draft applications and petitions. We file appeals after denial of a land use permit application. If you need experienced representation in any zoning or land use matter, contact us. Our firm has the experience and knowledge to work toward a resolution that meets your needs.

Representing developers and landowners

Our clients include developers, contractors and entrepreneurs seeking to open new businesses. In addition to helping clients such as these apply for permits and zoning variances, we handle matters such as easements for road, water, sewer and power lines. We also represent landowners hoping to subdivide property for development.

Because of our history of involvement in the community, the firm is well positioned to represent clients on matters related to land use and zoning. We know the procedures required by the various agencies and boards. We also understand the different time limits on appeals imposed by each agency and commission.

We regularly handle the following types of cases:

  • Rezoning
  • Land use planning
  • Planned unit development (PUD)
  • Environmental impacts
  • Variances
  • Plat and site plan applications
  • Appeals of adverse zoning decisions

Contact an experienced zoning attorney today

Call John J. Patout Jr. of Germer PLLC at 346-352-2671 or contact us online to schedule your consultation at our Houston law office.