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Press Release: Rackemann Attorney Lauren Galvin Appointed Associate Member of the Hingham Zoning Board of Appeals

Boston, MA, February 19, 2021 – Boston law firm Rackemann, Sawyer & Brewster announces that attorney Lauren Galvin has been appointed Associate Member of the Hingham Zoning Board of Appeals. In this role, she will work alongside the board to review and make decisions on applications for variances and special permits under the zoning bylaw.

As an Associate in the firm’s Litigation practice, Galvin conducts all stages of litigation including initiation, discovery, trial preparation and appeals. Additionally, she regularly advises on a wide range of issues that arise in the context of land use, eminent domain, local legislation, elections, public records requests, open meetings, conflicts of interest, trustee process, bankruptcy, licensing and contracts.

The Hingham Zoning Board of Appeals holds public hearings on applications for zoning variances and special permits and decides appeals of administrative decisions of the Town’s zoning officials. The Board also reviews comprehensive permit, or 40B, applications.

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