Susan Mead focuses her practice on the representation of clients in the areas of zoning, planning and entitlements law, including implementation of tax increment financing districts and other economic development incentives. Her practice includes representation before city councils, city planning commissions, board of adjustment, urban renewal boards, review boards and landmark committees throughout the nation.
Ms. Mead is included in the 2015 edition of the prestigious Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business under Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Texas). She was listed in D Magazine as one of the "Best Lawyers in Dallas" in 2003-2005, 2007-2009, 2011-2012, and 2014-2015. In 2010 and 2013, D Magazine also named Ms. Mead one of the "Best Women Lawyers in Dallas." Ms. Mead was named a "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers in 2015. She was also named a "Super Lawyer" by Thomson Reuters (2003-2004). Ms. Mead is listed in the 2007-2016 editions of The Best Lawyers in America under Land Use & Zoning Law and Real Estate Law and in the 2012-2016 editions under Litigation – Land Use & Zoning.
Speeches / Publications
Ms. Mead frequently speaks on public and private partnerships and urban redevelopment issues.
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