Legal counsel to many real estate developers and as
the former corporate counsel to the Rhode Island Economic Development
Corporation (RIEDC) and the Rhode Island Senate Committees on Finance
and Corporations, Rob Stolzman knows real estate, land use, government
affairs and municipal law inside and out. That in-depth knowledge helps
him find fast, practical solutions and efficient strategies for his
corporate, privately-held business and governmental clients in both
transactions and disputes.
He has represented developers of power plants, hospitals, hotels, residential housing, retail centers and industrial parks.
He guided the RIEDC’s acquisition of former Navy
bases at Quonset and Davisville and has shepherded numerous projects for
national and local clients through regulatory and governmental
agencies, from local zoning boards to federal bureaucracies—processes
that required extensive legal knowledge, common sense, diplomacy and
Rob also serves both trade associations and private
businesses as a registered lobbyist, and has drafted and assisted with
the passage of a wide range of business legislation.