Municipal Law

Municipal law is a term used to describe laws unique to municipalities or are otherwise relevant to cities, towns, and villages. The importance of our local government entities cannot be overstated. Local government has a much greater impact on our personal lives than government at the federal level. We strive to work with our municipalities to help them meet the needs of the public.

We have extensive experience representing municipalities including, Arna Township, Brook Park Township, Bruno Township, Brunswick Township, Askov, City of Brook Park, Brook Park Township, City of Finlayson, Finlayson Township, Grasston, Harris, Henriette, City of Hinckley, Hinckley Township, Ogilvie, Pine City, Pine City Township & Pine County, Peace Township, Quamba, Rock Creek, Danforth Township, Dell Grove Township, Grass Lake Township, Mission Creek Township, Partridge Township, Pokegama Township, Royalton Township, Sandstone Township, Whited Township, and Windemere Township. We have also performed work for the Banning Area Sewer District and the Cross Lake Area Water and Sewer District.

Our extensive experience in representing government entities also places us in a unique position to represent individuals and landowners facing municipal legal issues.

Within the broad spectrum of municipal law, our attorneys practice in the areas of:

  • Zoning Permits, including variances, conditional use permits, special use permits, etc.
  • Comprehensive plans
  • Platting and subdivisions
  • Annexations
  • Real estate sales and purchases
  • Licensing
  • Nuisances
  • Easements
  • Cartways, eminent domain, and takings
  • Litigation
  • Mediation