An Overview of the Practice at Buchanan & Associates
Environmental Law and Permitting: Enforcement Proceedings
Buchanan & Associates advises clients on all matters related to permitting and land use planning, including waterfront development, wetlands management, and actions under the Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act (MEPA). The firm handles Chapter 91 licensing matters, Municipal Harbor Plan concerns, and issues involving Designated Port Areas.
Ocean Management and Land Use Planning: Local Zoning Matters
The firm works with marina owners, boatyards, recreational boating businesses and others who have an interest in water-dependent uses, offering a broad range of services, including counsel regarding:
- Licensing and permitting
- Wetlands Protection Act approvals
- Compliance with, and opinions regarding, environmental and zoning regulations
- Contract negotiation, review and preparation
See the firm's page on ocean management for additional information.
Attorney Madeja works with a broad range of clients who need help working with the legislature and state agencies regarding environmental issues. She is a registered lobbyist in Massachusetts and regularly testifies before the Massachusetts legislature. She represents for profit and non-profit AND government entities in securing permits, policy changes, or government funding. For more information, see the firm's page on government relations.
To learn more about the range of services the firm provides, please view the page on additional client matters.
For information about the firm's rates and billing, go to the rates and billing page.