Suder, LLC

Sean S Suder

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Practice Areas

Real Estate Law; Zoning; Public Law; Government Relations and Legislation; Real Estate Litigation; Tax Law; Economic Development Incentives; Calfee Strategic Solutions; Public / Private Partnership Law; State Government Relations and Policy


Sean is a go-to adviser to both private and public-sector clients on all legal matters related to the development and use of real property, including, specifically, zoning, acquisitions, dispositions, leasing, title and survey matters, and easements and licenses. Sean has worked on developments in both suburban and urban settings, including numerous urban infill and historic redevelopment projects.

Sean founded and leads Calfee Zoning, the firm’s zoning and land use consulting affiliate. In this role, Sean works with communities to craft clear, consistent, usable, and defensible zoning codes and ordinances. He also has developed a new zoning methodology known as a Development Pattern Districting (DPD).

Professional Memberships

Urban Land Institute (ULI) Cincinnati District Council; American Planning Association (APA), Private Practice and Law Divisions (Amicus Curiae Committee); Facilities Committee, The Society of St. Vincent DePaul


J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2004; Bachelor of Urban and Environmental Planning, with honors, University of Virginia School of Architecture, 2000