Lawrence C. Ré
Lawrence C. Ré has had extensive experience in zoning and land use matters as well as in both civil and criminal litigation. Mr. Re has represented a number of national and local business entities, including owners of shopping centers, retail establishments and office buildings, religious organizations and private land owners in zoning matters before municipal boards. He is widely recognized for his particular expertise in land use issues relating to the obtaining of municipal approvals for wireless telecommunications sites in both Nassau and Suffolk Counties. He has acted as attorney with respect to over 1,000 proposals to establish such facilities on Long Island since 1989. Mr. Ré has appeared before zoning, planning and municipal boards in each of the three (3) Nassau County Towns, two (2) Nassau County cities, and the ten (10) towns in Suffolk County as well as nearly all of the 91 Villages on Long Island. In addition, he has represented telecommunications carriers and tower builders in litigation brought before the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York and the State Supreme Court for the counties of Nassau and Suffolk.
Mr. Ré is a member of the New York State Bar Association and is a Director and past President and Chairman of the Great Neck Lawyers Association. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Nassau County Legal Aid Society. He is a graduate of the Leadership Huntington Program and also served as the Acting Justice for the Incorporated Village of Huntington Bay from 1997 to 2009. Mr. Ré is a graduate of Georgetown University, having received his A.B. in 1970. He obtained his law degree from the Georgetown University Law Center in 1973. Mr. Ré has been admitted to practice in New York since 1974 and is also admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.
Mr. Ré has been awarded Martindale-Hubbell's AV® Peer Review, which signifies that his peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence.