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Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Jay A Segal

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Greenberg Traurig LLP

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Land Development


As a practicing New York land use lawyer since 1984, Jay Segal has wide-ranging knowledge of virtually all aspects of land use law. He frequently appears before New York City's City Council, City Planning Commission, Landmarks Preservation Commission, Board of Standards & Appeals and Buildings Department. Jay counsels many of New York City's leading developers, institutions, and non-profit organizations. He has wide-ranging experience with zoning districts, variances, special permits, amendments to the Zoning Resolution and obtaining permission to alter landmarked buildings. Jay is Greenberg Traurig's co-chair of the Land Development Practice.

United States: Real estate

Land use/zoning

Within: Land use/zoning

Greenberg Traurig, LLP has a noticeable presence in New York and Florida and counts property developers, landowners, joint venture partners and investors among its clients. A sweet spot for the department is the health sector where it has extensive experience in advising on the development of healthcare facilities. Key points of contact are practice chair Jay Segal and Nick Hockens, who are based in New York. The group welcomed Ellen Berkowitz and Brady McShane from Akerman LLP in its Los Angeles and Denver offices, respectively.

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