Property Law

Video Discussion: Zoning Cases

A town/street

In the sixteenth episode of our firm’s video web series, which can be viewed below, firm owner John P. Fishwick, Jr., associate attorney Daniel J. Martin, and firm investigator Isaac Van Patten discuss our experience with zoning cases. As we explained in greater detail in a previous article, zoning cases are often complex and, with strict procedural…

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Video Discussion: Treasure Law

Treasure chest

Fishwick & Associates is pleased to present our very special third episode of our firm’s video web series, Treasure Law; or, if you prefer, Fishwick & Associates and the Temple of Zoom. In this more lighthearted episode, which can be viewed below, firm owner John P. Fishwick, Jr., associate attorney Daniel J. Martin, firm investigator…

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How to Challenge a Zoning Decision


Virginia Code § 15.2-2280 et seq., grants localities the power to enact zoning ordinances, which can include provisions related to a number of zoning matters, such as rezoning properties, granting special exceptions or variances, and administering and enforcing zoning matters. Final zoning decisions are typically made by either the local governing body or a board…

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