Practice Areas: Contracting • Commercial Leasing • Environmental Law • Land Use and Real Estate Development • Telecommunications
Bar Admissions: New Jersey • New York • U.S. District Court • District of New Jersey • U.S. District Court • Southern District of New York • US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit • United States Supreme Court
Education: Rutgers College • American University • Washington College of Law
Greg Meese is a former Chairman of the Board of Directors of the New Jersey State Bar Association Land Use Law Section, Counsel to the Builders Association of Northern New Jersey, and Co-chair of the Environmental Law Section of the Bergen County Bar Association. He is the Editor of the Land Use Citator, an annual compendium of case law and statutory and regulatory enactments that impact land development and property rights in New Jersey published by the New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education. Mr. Meese has authored a chapter on the zoning of telecommunications facilities for Matthew Bender's national zoning treatise Zoning and Land Use Controls. In addition, he was the Special Editor of the June 1999 issue of New Jersey Lawyer Magazine that focused on telecommunications and utility law issues and has written several articles regarding land use matters.
Mr. Meese secures governmental approvals for commercial, institutional, industrial and residential developments in New Jersey and New York, litigates significant environmental and land use issues in state and federal courts and counsels clients in matters of compliance with state and federal land development regulations. Mr. Meese also negotiates and drafts leases and contracts. He has lectured extensively and given seminars on land use, telecommunications and environmental law matters.
Mr. Meese is a graduate of Rutgers College and received his law degree from the Washington College of Law at American University in Washington D.C. where he was the Managing Editor of the ASILS International Law Journal. His accomplishments have been recognized in Who's Who in American Law and he has been awarded an AV Preeminent rating in Martindale Hubbell. He is included in Best Lawyers in America, 201 Magazine's list of top attorneys in Bergen County and has been selected for inclusion in New Jersey Magazine's list of "Super Lawyers" every year since 2009.