Tysons Corner, VA (April 10, 2017) – Venable LLP is pleased to announce that G. Evan Pritchard, counsel in the firm's Real Estate practice, has been elected to the Tysons Partnership Board of Directors.
Created by the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors in 2011, the Tysons Partnership is a dynamic collaborative of Tysons stakeholders working together to accelerate the transformation of Tysons into a great American city. Members of the partnership engage with state and local government, landowners, and other stakeholders to ensure that the overarching goals and objectives of the Tysons Comprehensive Plan – transforming the city into a walkable, green urban center – are achieved.
Mr. Pritchard joins a 47-member Board of Directors responsible for fiduciary oversight that ensures legal, ethical, and prudent operation. The Board also defines partnership policy, direction, goals, and budgets.
At Venable, Mr. Pritchard focuses on securing zoning and land use approvals for developers and landowners in jurisdictions throughout Northern Virginia, including Arlington, Fairfax County, the City of Fairfax, and the City of Falls Church, among others. He advises clients on state and federal legislation and regulations affecting real estate development and important changes to local jurisdictions' comprehensive plans and zoning ordinances. His clients include mixed-use project developers, large corporate clients, as well as some work for nonprofits, and churches.
Venable LLP is an American Lawyer Global 100 law firm headquartered in Washington, DC that serves as primary counsel to a worldwide clientele of large and mid-sized organizations, nonprofits, and high-net-worth entrepreneurs and individuals. With more than 700 lawyers across the country, including California, Delaware, Maryland, New York, Virginia, and Washington, DC, the firm strategically advances its clients’ business objectives in the U.S. and around the globe. Venable advises clients on a broad range of business and regulatory law, legislative affairs, complex litigation, and the full range of intellectual property disciplines.