There is a vast amount of law that regulates running Municipal Government, and often little to no training is provided for those challenged with this task. Whether you are running a Municipal form of Government or interacting with it as a Citizen, you will be dealing with Municipal Law. Atty. Shrive has a great deal of experience in Municipal Law, having served as the City Solicitor for Scranton, Pennsylvania, for over three (3) years, while simultaneously serving as the City’s Deputy Mayor. As City Solicitor, Attorney Shrive dealt with a vast array of legal issues, on a daily and sometimes hourly basis, from Administrative Law to Zoning Law and everything in between. Attorney Shrive has consistently interacted with local, state, and federal governmental bodies and officials, in navigating the maze that is often involved in the law, as it relates to Municipal Government operations.
Attorney Shrive participated in negotiations of large scale complex transactions and negotiations, involving:
Atty. Shrive has briefed and negotiated with Governors, U.S. Senators, Congressmen, State Cabinet Secretary’s and State Agency/Department Heads, State Legislators, County Commissioners, and numerous members of local governmental bodies, boards, authorities, and commissions. Atty. Shrive has also served as Solicitor for the Scranton Single Tax Office and as Contract Counsel for the Lackawanna County Tax Claim Bureau, in the past. Currently Shrive serves as the Solicitor for the Scranton Sewer Authority.
If you find yourself in an elected or appointed governmental position or are dealing with a local, state, or federal governmental agency or official, and you need experienced legal counsel, contact Shrive Law, LLC, for a consultation today!