Hilton Garden Inn Columbia/Harbison
434 Columbiana Drive
Columbia, SC 29212
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Navigate the Zoning Process with an In-Depth Understanding of Zoning Regulations
Are you current on your knowledge of zoning laws? Can you confidently solve potential problems and ensure smooth zoning processes? Join us at this seminar where you'll learn to facilitate positive outcomes by understanding key components of the approval process, procedures for challenging a zoning decision, as well as requirements for administrative appeals. Enroll today!
This basic-to-intermediate level course will assist the following in understanding and working with zoning and land use regulations:
including - Ethics: 1.00
This course is accredited by the South Carolina Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization for 6.0 hours, of which 1.0 hour relates to ethical considerations.
NBI, Inc. is a Registered Provider with The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System and is offering this registered program for 6.0 AIA/CES Learning Units, which will be reported to the AIA/CES for AIA members.
This activity has been approved by American Institute of Certified Planners for 6.0 CM credits, including 1.5 law credits. 100% attendance is required to receive CM credit.
NBI, Inc. is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. NBI, Inc. is authorized by IACET to offer 0.60 CEUs for this program. At the end of the program, participants must complete a self-assessment in order to receive credit. 100% attendance is required. (Provider #1004558)
Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. Explain how two court decisions have affected land use regulation. 2. List the steps involved in the land use approval process. 3. Recall at least three tips for successfully litigating zoning disputes. 4. List the necessary steps in amending a zoning ordinance. 5. Describe how to resolve RLUIPA zoning issues. 6. Distinguish between ethical and unethical zoning practices.
ROSS A. APPEL is an attorney with McCullough Khan, LLC, where he concentrates his practice in zoning and land use litigation, as well as personal injury and commercial litigation cases. Mr. Appel also counsels developers large and small through the development review process. Mr. Appel serves on the City of Charleston's Board of Zoning Appeals (Zoning Division). He is admitted to practice law in South Carolina and is a member of the Charleston County Bar Association. Mr. Appel earned his B.A. degree from the University of Florida and his J.D. degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law. (Charleston location)
RACHEL BAILEY is the zoning administrator for the City of Columbia. She interprets and enforces the zoning ordinance while also working closely with the public and the city's boards and commissions. Ms. Bailey has been actively involved in the city's comprehensive rewrite of its Unified Development Ordinance and subsequent remapping. She earned her J.D. degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law and is a member of the South Carolina Bar. (Columbia location)
KATHLEEN M. MCDANIEL is an attorney with Burnette Shutt & McDaniel, PA, where her practice focuses on environmental law. Ms. McDaniel helps businesses large and small navigate through the maze of agencies and permits they often need to get their projects under way. Her practice areas include administrative law, government law, land use and zoning, and general litigation. Ms. McDaniel is a member of the South Carolina Bar and the Richland County Bar Association, as well as the South Carolina Women Lawyers Association. She earned her B.S. degree from Clemson University, her M.S. degree from the University of Georgia, and her J.D. degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law. (Charleston and Columbia locations)
NICOLE SCOTT is special counsel to the law firm of Nexsen Pruet LLC, in Charleston. Her areas of practice include real estate law and land use and zoning. Ms. Scott has a strong understanding of land use and zoning concerns, and is well versed in researching, analyzing, and drafting documentation to support transactions. She is experienced in providing counsel to government entities and she has a proven ability to effectively analyze statutes, ordinances, case law, and factual data to achieve favorable outcomes. Ms. Scott earned her B.A. degree from the University of Washington and her J.D. degree from Seattle University. She is admitted to practice in South Carolina and before the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina. (Charleston location)