Quality, above all else

A boutique firm with a focus on the interrelated areas of land use, business and government law. Our commitment is to consistently provide the highest quality legal solutions to our clients.

Land Use and Zoning Law

Abrams Law Firm, P.A.’s founder and president, Ryan Abrams, Esq., received a Bachelor’s Degree in Urban and Regional Planning, has experience representing local government entities, and regularly represents clients in land use and zoning matters before cities and counties.  The firm is well-qualified to represent individuals and businesses who seek zoning amendments (also known as rezoning), variances or comprehensive plan amendments, including related litigation.  We also can represent citizen groups who seek to challenge zoning or land use changes when they are not lawful or are inappropriate.

Additional Land Use Services

  • Certificate of use applications
  • Site plan applications
  • Special use permit applications
  • Deed restriction issues
  • Regulatory Takings and Burt Harris Act claims
  • Subdivision Plan applications
  • Due diligence reviews
  • Local government lobbying


One of the most difficult areas of law is that of land use, which can be even more complicated when it includes administrative and zoning regulations. It can become an overwhelming and confusing process to figure out where the unanswered questions lie, and what steps need to be taken to achieve your goals. As such, you need a land use attorney who understands the processes and has the experience in handling various zoning and administrative challenges. Abrams Law is a local Broward County attorney in Fort Lauderdale that knows all of the ins and outs of the regions land use laws. For a consultation please feel free to contact us


Understanding The Distinction Between Land Use and Zoning



Zoning & Land Use Planning Attorneys:



 Ryan A. Abrams, Esq.



 Andrew Harbaugh


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888 SE 3rd Ave
Suite 400
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Serving Areas: 
Broward County
Palm Beach County
Miami-Dade County