Urban planning and development

Urban planning and development is one of the principal legal needs of local government authorities.

For thirty years we have provided a complete range of services in this area whether in respect of urban planning authorisations or other required planning documents, such as :

  • Audit and approval of authorizations and planning documents,
  • Drafting assistance,
  • Support during the development phase and preparation, management of disputes and litigation, etc.

Our very strong litigation practice (more than 150 new cases per year) consolidates our expertise in the area of advice and legal security.

Cornet Vincent Ségurel also advise local governments, project managers, organisers and promoters on major project planning operations:

  • From their creation : choice of operating mode (concerted planning zone, zoning, development permits, permits allowing for subdivisions, etc.),
  • Through completion : awarding of development concession, audit of the statement of public interest, real property issues.

We also cover financial and tax aspects of urban planning operations and complex development projects.