Ogden Murphy Wallace, P.L.L.C. has an experienced and well developed land use law practice group. The firm has been involved in the formation of land use regulations and their application to developments managing from small single-family subdivisions to multiple-use business and commercial and office complexes in excess of 100 acres in size.
Our land use experience includes all aspects of application processing, including zoning and rezoning, subdivision, wetlands, SEPA, Shoreline Management Act, building and fire codes and Growth Management Act issues. Our expertise enables us to work effectively with public officials, as well as contractors, developers and private individuals, to expedite approval of various types of development applications and permits. Our attorneys are experienced in negotiating and litigating claims of regulatory condemnation, inverse condemnation and takings, and in upholding development approvals.