Construction Law

Entity Development, Real Estate Acquisition, and Land Use

Icard Merrill’s construction law attorneys collaborate with our land use, real estate, and tax lawyers to provide comprehensive counsel regarding legal concerns inherent to commercial and residential construction projects. We advise clients on the formation and operation of business entities for construction projects – including corporations, partnerships, joint ventures, and limited liability companies – and help familiarize them with the respective tax consequences of each entity type.

We also counsel our construction law clients on the acquisition and development of real estate, associated land use, zoning, and permitting matters, and governmental approvals related to construction projects, including:

  • Comprehensive Plan Changes
  • Conditional Uses
  • Developments of Regional Impact
  • Planned Developments
  • Rezoning
  • Special Exceptions
  • Variances