Zoning Law and Land Use

The law firm of Murphy & Clendenen counsels developers, builders, non-profits, individuals, and local and national businesses in navigating the complex world of zone changes, conditional use permits, development plans, plat approval, and variances through its many years of experience and knowledge of this highly specialized practice area of the law. Our ability to serve our clients stems from our experience working cooperatively with governmental entities and local communities to develop efficient and cost effective solutions and responses for our clients throughout Central Kentucky.

Beginning with planning and zoning and extending through the land development process, we work with each client to provide thoughtful and incisive direction, leadership and input throughout the entire process including:

  • Zone Change Applications
  • Conditional Uses and Variances
  • Preliminary and Final Development Plans
  • Judicial Appeals
  • Stormwater and Conservation Plans
  • Major and Minor Plats
  • Code Enforcement Issues
  • Permit Applications

Our office is recognized as a leader in this practice area throughout Kentucky. Clients can rely on the extensive experience of Murphy & Clendenen to expertly represent them in front of local Planning Commissions, City Councils, Boards of Adjustment and in Kentucky courts.