Zoning, Development, Licensing, And Permitting

Practice Chair, Bret J. Francis, Esq.

The attorneys at Scafidi Juliano, LLP have experience in every aspect of zoning, land use, permitting, and municipal law, and we have worked in numerous cities and towns in Massachusetts. Our clients include real estate developers; construction companies; businesses; nonprofit entities; restaurants; and homeowners. We invest the time necessary and we utilize all resources available to secure permits, licenses, and approvals in a timely manner.

The firm’s experience in this area includes:
  • Comprehensive Permits – M.G.L. c. 40B
  • Licensing, State and Local
    • Common Victualler
    • Liquor Licensing
  • Subdivision Control Law – M.G.L. c. 41, Sections 81K-81
    • Approval Not Required Process
    • Subdivision Plan Review
  • Subdivision Regulations
    • Subdivision Control Law
  • Wetlands, State and Local
    • Notice of Intents
    • Request for Determination of Applicability
    • Project Review
    • Enforcement
  • Zoning under M.G.L. c. 40A
    • Enforcement
    • Existing non-conforming uses
    • Site Plan
    • Special Permits; Variance

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly

  • Parents can sue DCF over placement of dangerous foster child
    The doctrine of sovereign immunity does not bar negligence and contract claims brought by foster parents who allege that their 4-year-old daughter was sexually assaulted by a boy with a known history of abuse who had been placed in their home by the Department of Children and Families, the Appeals Court has ruled. The plaintiffs, […]
  • Zoning – Standing – Traffic – Parking
    Where a plaintiff has challenged special permits for a hotel in Tewksbury, the defendants should be awarded summary judgment because the plaintiff cannot establish aggrieved status based on traffic and parking. “Here, plaintiff has failed to present sufficient evidence to carry her burden of establishing that the effect of the traffic attributable to the project […]

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