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Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use - Hawaii
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Has represented clients in all phases of purchase, development and sale of luxury hotel, resort-residential, retail and golf projects on the Big Island, Maui, Kauai, and Oahu for more than 20 years. Practice includes real property due diligence, purchase and sale transactions, processing of land use entitlements, administrative agency appeal issues and litigating land use and real property disputes.
Represents developers and major landowners in all phases of project development. Assists owners and developers with multi-phased resort and golf course development projects. Assists clients in obtaining a wide variety of licenses and permits from governmental agencies, boards and commissions, including rezonings, liquor licenses, conditional use permits, industrial wastewater discharge permits, shoreline setback variances, site plan review permits, and special management area use permits, among others.
2014 Best Lawyers' Lawyer of the Year (Hawai‘i)—Real Estate Law (Land Use & Zoning Law)
Hawaii; U.S. District Court of Hawaii; U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit; Urban Land Institute.
University of Hawaii William S. Richardson School of Law, J.D., Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Delta Phi; University of Hawaii, B.A., With Distinction, Phi Beta Kappa.
2014 Lawyer of the Year - Honolulu - Land Use and Zoning Law, The Best Lawyers in America.