Administrative Law

This area of public law covers the rules and principles of the creation, operation and procedures of government agencies, including their powers and duties as they relate to public interest.

Experienced attorneys at Hathaway & Kunz regularly provide excellent counsel to clients in the following areas, among others:

  • Administrative decision-making (e.g. tribunals, boards, and commissions)
  • Trade, manufacturing and transport
  • Environmental regulation
  • Agricultural regulation

Glossary

Estate: A deceased person’s real and personal property.

Probate: The process of transferring a person’s property after his or her death, generally consisting of the settlement of debts and the transfer of assets to beneficiaries. Probates may be done with or without a valid will.

Litigation: The process of taking legal action, such as a lawsuit.

Attorneys at Hathaway & Kunz who practice in this area: