Fennemore Craig, P.C.

Land Use Planning and Zoning

The firm has substantial depth and experience in addressing all facets of zoning and land use development. We advise clients with respect to rezonings, state land entitlements, condemnations, city and town general plan and county comprehensive plan amendments (both text and map), area plans, comprehensive master plans (PADs, PUD’s, RUPDs, CUPDs), development agreements, annexation and pre-annexation development agreements, economic incentive agreements, overlay zoning districts, site plans, preliminary plats, final plats, use permits, special use permits, sign permits and comprehensive sign packages, zoning interpretations, master planned developments, historic preservation, conservation easements, hillside overlays, text and ordinance amendments, formation of community facilities districts and all other aspects of the zoning and land use legislative and administrative processes. The firm has experience in a full range of such matters, from zoning changes for commercial corners to master planning a 5,500-acre master-planned development community. In addition, the firm provides advice to private clients regarding subsequent stages of land use approvals, including referenda and zoning enforcement and land use litigation. [MORE]

[+] Commercial

[+] Residential

[+] Industrial

[+] Mixed Use

[+] Resort/Hotel

[+] Master Planned Community

[+] Institutional

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Land Use Planning and Zoning Practice

Michael J. Phalen
chair: Michael J. Phalen
title: Director
location: Phoenix
p: (602) 916-5415
f: (602) 916-5615
e: mphalen@fclaw.com

Land Use Planning and Zoning Practice Attorneys

In The News

November 10, 2015
Fennemore Craig has earned top tier ratings in the 2016 U.S. News – Best Lawyers®“Best Law Firms” rankings. [NEWS]

June 15, 2015
Fennemore Craig Attorneys Named Outstanding Lawyers in The Legal 500 United States 2015 Guide [NEWS]

January 7, 2014
Fennemore Craig Expands Tucson Office with Addition of New Attorney [NEWS]

August 15, 2013
82 Fennemore Craig Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2014© [NEWS]

June 5, 2013
Fennemore Craig Receives Top Recognition from Chambers USA 2013 and 17 Attorneys Recognized for Legal Excellence [NEWS]


Publications and Events
June 5, 2015
2015 Land Use Update [SEMINAR]