Ursillo, Teitz & Ritch, Ltd has once again been named a Best Law Firm in the practice areas of Land Use & Zoning Law and Litigation-Land Use & Zoning, both in the top tier rankings for 2021. Andy Teitz was also honored as Lawyer of the Year in the Providence metropolitan area in Land Use & Zoning Law for 2021.
Best Law Firms is based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. Lawyer of the Year recognition is awarded to individual lawyers with the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific practice area. The firm has been recognized as a Best Law Firm since 2010; Andy Teitz previously was named Lawyer of the Year in 2013 and 2017.
Our Land Use & Zoning attorneys regularly represent individuals, institutions, and businesses (from small family-run to Fortune 500) as applicants and objectors before local and state review boards including city and town councils, zoning boards, planning boards, historic district commissions, and the Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council and Department of Environmental Management. Learn more about our Land Use & Zoning experience here.
As a general practice firm — with additional concentrations in municipal and governmental law, banking and finance, estate planning and business law — UTR lawyers are known for successfully navigating the ins and outs of the most complex of deals, legal issues and disputes. When needed, the UTR team represents clients in litigation, taking a preemptive problem-solving approach to contain costs.