Public Housing Experience

For more than 30 years, Larry has led the firm in representing public housing authorities across the state and has become a recognized expert in the area. He not only serves as general counsel to PHAs in Ohio, but also manages the firm’s core team of subject-matter experts in understanding and interpreting legal issues that affect metropolitan housing authorities, including:

  • Real Estate Financing + Development
  • Labor + Employment
  • Construction Law
  • Regulatory Matters
  • Government Relations
  • Litigation
  • Board Governance

Larry has developed a reputation founded on dedication to the mission of public housing, supported by excellence in service, an unmatched depth of knowledge, and lasting successful relationships with those serving the public housing community.

PHAs statewide know that the specific issues affecting their operations are complex and unique. Larry’s experience working on their behalf has provided uncommon insights into the evolving challenges confronting these organizations. He has assisted these clients as they transition from passive institutional organizations to more vibrant, entrepreneurial forces in local community redevelopment and in the creation of effective housing programs. He also maintains a thorough understanding of the social policies and economic realities of mixed-finance housing and counsels public housing agencies in managing the uncertainties inherent to diminishing federal funding and changing federal regulation.