Linda B. Whitehead is a partner in the firm.
She is admitted to the New York State Bar and the New Jersey State Bar and U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey Bar. She received her J.D. from New York University School of Law and a B.A. from Mount Holyoke College.
Ms. Whitehead is a member of the Westchester County Bar Association and served as co-chairperson of the New Lawyers Section. She is also a member of the New York State Bar Association. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Westchester Municipal Planning Federation where she has planned the annual Land Use Training Institute for several years, and is a graduate of the Community Leadership Alliance Program at the Pace University Elisabeth Haub School of Law, Land Use Law Center. She is a member and past-president of the American Cancer Society Westchester-Rockland Volunteer Leadership Council and past-president of the Mount Holyoke Club of Westchester. She serves as Village Attorney for the Villages of Hastings-on-Hudson and Croton-on-Hudson.
Ms. Whitehead practices land use and municipal law, guiding both property owners and the firm’s municipal clients through complex land use approval processes, including compliance with the State Environmental Quality Review Act. She has recently been involved in the approval and financing of several affordable housing projects. Ms. Whitehead has also represented property owners in relation to cleanup of contaminated sites pursuant to NYS Department of Environmental Conservation guidelines.
Ms. Whitehead also heads the firm’s transactional real estate practice, which represents clients in relation to the acquisition and sale, leasing and financing of all types of commercial and residential properties. She also represents a number of lenders in making complex commercial loans. Ms. Whitehead regularly lectures on land use law and real estate matters.
Ms. Whitehead is a resident of Irvington, NY.