Derek Valentine

Derek Valentine

Land Use Analyst

Derek Valentine

Land Use Analyst

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    Biography

    Derek Valentine is a land use analyst in the firm's Real Estate + Development Group. He assists with the analysis and application of municipal ordinances, including master plan, zoning, and inland wetlands regulations for feasibility studies; local land use permitting; and due diligence review for real estate transactions.

    Prior to joining Robinson+Cole, Mr. Valentine worked for the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, where he reviewed private real estate development related to the Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act and was involved in statewide initiatives such as expedited permitting, brownfields redevelopment, and the sale/lease of surplus state properties. Mr. Valentine was also the senior planner for the City of Newton, Massachusetts.