Firm Attorneys Help Present Nassau Bar Public Education Seminar on Local Zoning Issues

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

UNIONDALE, NEW YORK —Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC has announced that Joshua D. Brookstein, an Associate with the Firm, and Tom McKevitt, the firm’s Counsel, will be helping to present a free public education seminar titled “The 411 on Local Government: Working through Zoning, Building, and Parking Issues.” The event is presented by the Nassau County Bar Association and will take place on November 30 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at NCBA headquarters, located at 1 West Street (15th Street and West Street) in Mineola.

As a member of the NCBA and as Vice Chair of the association’s Community Relations & Public Education Committee, Mr. Brookstein is responsible for helping to plan seminars such as these for the public. Mr. McKevitt, who is also a member of the New York State Assembly, will be joined by zoning, building and traffic officials from the Town of Hempstead to discuss zoning and building issues.

The seminar will provide an overview of the purpose and process of applying for building permits and variances on Long Island. Panelists will also address the process for responding to violations issued by Town and Village municipalities.

Continuing Legal Education is available for this program. For attorneys who wish to receive 1.5 CLE credits for this program, the cost is $30. This program also qualifies for skills credit for newly admitted attorneys.

The program is open to the public and there is no charge to attend. Although there is no charge, pre-registration is mandatory. To register, call the Bar Association at (516) 747-4070. For more information about Sahn Ward Coschignano, call (516) 228-1300 or visit




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Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC is one of the region’s most highly regarded and recognized law firms. The firm is committed to providing its clients with the highest quality representation, counsel, and advice. Practice areas include zoning and land use; real estate law and transactions; litigation and appeals; municipal law and legislative practice; cellular and telecommunications law; environmental, corporate, labor and employment law; tax certiorari and condemnation; matrimonial practice; and estate planning. The firm strives to assist its clients in a wide array of issues, serving them with skill and experience, resourcefulness, and responsibility. For more information, call (516) 228-1300 or visit