Beach Rights Litigation

Englander & Chicoine, P.C. has an expertise in rights in the intertidal zone, including:

  • Beach access and use claims, including easements and adverse possession of tidal flats
  • Chapter 91 license applications and appeals
  • Grants to conduct aquaculture
  • Analysis of rights that stem from the Colonial Ordinances governing tidal flats
  • Revetments, dunes, and Conservation Commission proceedings
  • Mooring Disputes

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