Do You Have More Time to Bring your Claim?
Tuesday, Dec 13, 2022

Virginia Court of Appeals confirms that the time to file claims was extended by the Supreme Court of Virginia’s Emergency COVID-19 Orders… Read more »

Employee Spotlight: Melissa Mahan
Wednesday, Oct 05, 2022

Melissa Mahan joined the firm in April 2022, as an associate for the Arlington office where she supports the Land Use &… Read more »

Arlington County Ends Local State of Emergency: Changes Coming to Virtual Meeting Process and Temporary Outdoor Seating
Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022

Changes are coming to Arlington County’s public meeting processes and Temporary Outdoor Seating Permits in the coming months: Return of In-Person/Hybrid Meetings… Read more »

Will Your Development Rights Change if the Zoning Ordinance Changes?
Monday, Sep 26, 2022

When a locality changes its zoning ordinance, landowners can be left wondering what effect those updates have on their ability to pursue… Read more »

Update on Loudoun County’s Zoning Ordinance Rewrite
Saturday, Sep 10, 2022

Following the passage of the 2019 General Plan, which was the first overhaul of Loudoun County’s long-term planning document since the early… Read more »

Utterback Rezoning Receives Approval from Prince William County
Thursday, Aug 18, 2022

On May, 24, 2022, the Prince William Board of County Supervisors approved what is called the Utterback Rezoning, which rezoned approximately 81.6… Read more »

The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce selects Cathy Puskar as the 2022 Business Leader of the Year
Monday, Aug 15, 2022

  [EXCERPT FROM THE ALEXANDRIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE] The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce selects Cathy Puskar as the 2022 Business Leader of… Read more »

Virginia Supreme Court Expands Standing in Land Use Cases
Thursday, Aug 11, 2022

In a shift from its prior decisions and those of many circuit courts, the Virginia Supreme Court recently held that neighbors of… Read more »

Virginia Supreme Court Addresses the Unconstitutional Conditions Doctrine in the Context of Proffer Enforcement
Thursday, Aug 11, 2022

“[P]roffers are voluntary commitments made by landowners in order to facilitate approval of conditional zoning and rezoning requests by ameliorating the impact… Read more »