We have over a half century of collective experience representing cities, counties, villages, towns and public authorities throughout New York State. We are an active and participating member of the New York State Association of Towns. Our thorough understanding of the range of municipal matters that cities, towns, counties and villages face on a daily basis distinguishes our firm as a leader in this practice area.
The firm is especially adept in the creation of water and sewer districts and municipal consolidation under Article 17 of the General Municipal Law. We have formed water and sewer districts in the Towns of Colonie, Guilderland, Halfmoon, Schodack, Cobleskill and Plattsburgh, and have consolidated a lighting district in the Town of Plattsburgh.
Our firm is dedicated to solving municipal problems. We understand the unique situation confronting each municipal client and treats the municipality with the utmost respect. Our firm promises a prompt response to all questions and is able to provide efficient and affordable quality results.
Municipal Services Encompass the Following:
- Formation of sewer and water districts
- Tax Certiorari Defense
- Condemnation proceedings
- Intermunicipal agreements
- Local laws
- Pilot agreements
- Planning and zoning matters
- Public authorities
- Public employee administrative hearings
- Regulatory control
- SEQRA and environmental issues
- Trial defense and appellate representation
- Municipal Consolidation
- Special ethics counsel