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The 15th Annual Current Issues in Planning and Zoning Education Conference is scheduled to take place at the Pacific Concord Hotel in Eatontown on June 12. The conference is co-sponsored by the New Jersey Association of Planning and Zoning Administrators and the Rutgers University Center for Government Services. The conference attracts municipal zoning and planning professionals from around the state. Edwin Schmierer, a director with the firm, will present “Affordable Housing Compliance Post NJ Supreme Court COAH March 10, 2015 Decision”. For more information go to: https://cgs.rutgers.edu/programs/planningzoning
Nicholas is a member of the firm’s Business & Banking Practice Group and Real Estate Practice Group. Nick concentrates his practice in banking law, business formation, all aspects of business representation, and real estate. He will assist the firm’s Business & Banking Group in representing closely held businesses and local and national banks in business lending transactions as well as representing buyers and sellers of residential and commercial real estate.
On June 23, 2022, Mason, Griffin & Pierson, PC, Director, Edwin W. Schmierer, Esq., moderated a panel discussion presented by Affordable Housing Professionals of New Jersey (AHPNJ) concerning the status of affordable housing delivery for the Third Round and preparation for the Fourth Round which commences July 1, 2025. Mr. Schmierer is the President of AHPNJ. The panelists included a representative from the Fair Share Housing Center, former Executive Director of the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency, the Chief of Multifamily Program for NJHMFA and a professional planner who has served as a Special Court Master in 40 plus municipalities for the implementation of Third Round Affordable Housing Plans. Mr. Schmierer chairs the firm's Government Practice Group which represents over 30 municipal governing bodies, land use board and affordable housing committees throughout the State of New Jersey.