Boomhower Law is a boutique firm whose main practice areas include: - Outside corporate counsel to architects, designers, and contractors. - Permits (building, planning, and discretionary). - Land Use (zoning, allowable uses, entitlements, variances). - Agency advocacy (representing clients in front of local, state, and federal government entities/boards/staff like Planning and Building Departments, review boards, Code Enforcement, Army Corp of Engineers, etc.). - Compliance issues (building codes, CEQA, accessibility, storm water, health code, etc.). - Contracts, creation and review (especially related to construction). - Construction dispute resolution. What sets us apart from other construction and land use attorneys is that Matthew Boomhower is licensed as an architect with over 20 years of experience in the construction industry.