At Philip Lombardo Esq. LLC, it is understood that the purchase and permitting of real estate for commercial, industrial, recreational or residential development is a market driven, intricate legal process with a high risk / reward ratio for clients. Attorney Lombardo provides practical legal advice grounded in a broad knowledge base of municipal law and understanding of the local communities and their land use boards. Importantly, Attorney Lombardo respects the need as much as possible to align and harmonize the permitting strategy with the terms of the business deal for the acquisition of the property.
With extensive practical development experience, Attorney Lombardo is able to take a project from conceptual evaluation and due diligence through permitting and financing to purchase and lease-up.
Attorney Lombardo’s practical experience allows him to advise sellers of real estate from the inception of a transaction, including negotiation of the broker contract, to the offer and purchase agreement phase through the consummation of the sale.
General Real Estate Matters
Attorney Lombardo also regularly represents individuals, corporations and institutions in all aspects of real estate law. Attorney Lombardo represents buyers, developers, sellers, landlords and tenants in connection with real estate transactions.
Attorney Lombardo’s clients call on him to advise them in various types of real estate matters such as obtaining local, state and federal permits for development of land; advice regarding title matters including easements and restrictions; and the purchase & sale and financing of their properties.
Zoning, Permitting and Development
Philip Lombardo Esq. LLC represents developers and property owners in projects throughout the Northeast on zoning and development matters. Attorney Lombardo is able to advise clients on zoning and land use matters including planning, permitting – including wetland orders and zoning variances and special permits, administrative proceedings and environmental issues including cleanups, remediation strategies, hazardous-waste laws and compliance.
Attorney Lombardo’s understanding of local, state and federal regulations allows him to help his clients in all aspects of their zoning, environmental and development matters.