Real Estate: Secured Zoning Permits for Charter School on Tight Timeline


A newly formed charter school tapped the firm’s expertise in land use and real estate matters to secure local government approval. Bill Griffith led the team that secured zoning permits for the new school in just four months. When faced with resistance from city officials, the team developed a strategy of engaging constituents with school-aged children to carry the message that their district needed school choice to bridge the achievement gap in education.