Areas of Practice

Land Use, Zoning & Permitting

Halverson Northwest specializes in land use, zoning and permitting.  We have extensive experience in virtually every aspect of land use permitting and entitlements.  Our attorneys provide a creative and strategic approach in developing the appropriate environmental review and permitting strategy whether the project is a straight-forward short plat or regional wind farm facility.  The practice has been diverse with planning, permitting and litigation experience. 

We represent owners, developers and interest groups.  Our representation has also included special use districts in municipal governments on both quasi-judicial and legislative planning.  

Halverson Northwest has experience in the following: 

Halverson Northwest also has extensive experience in litigation arising from or related to land use, zoning and permitting processes.  Our experience includes:

Administrative appeals to Growth Management Hearings Board (GMHB) 

Halverson Northwest has also been an advocate of clients in the legislative planning process.  Representation has included matters regarding review and revision of comprehensive plans and zoning ordinances, applications for amendment of comprehensive plans, and active involvement in legislative planning processes.