Nolan focuses his practice on matters involving municipal law, land use, zoning, eminent domain, real property taxation and environmental law. He has counseled and represented a wide variety of clients, including municipalities, school districts, state agencies, religious corporations, businesses and private individuals.
In his practice, Nolan regularly assists municipal clients with all stages local legislation and governance. He has experience drafting local laws, resolutions and policies related to diverse topics including lot area requirements, setbacks, permitted uses, overlay districts and variance standards. Following new state legislation, Nolan has also guided several municipalities through the process of adopting cannabis opt-out laws, ensuring that all notice, public hearing, filing and permissive referendum requirements were met. Nolan frequently advises clients on compliance with FOIL and the Open Meetings Law.