Villavaso & Associates, LLC provides comprehensive services in the areas of Land Use Planning, Zoning, Environmental Permitting and Land Use Law to local, national and international clients. Clients include local and regional governments, corporations, non-profits, other professional firms and real estate developers. The offices of Villavaso & Associates are located in New Orleans, Louisiana.
V&A is a professional corporation founded to provide a broad range of services to clients in the areas of: urban and regional planning; comprehensive planning; environmental permitting; growth management; land use law; zoning; project management. In addition to over thirty years of direct experience, the firm has the capability to assemble a unique team of diversified professionals to meet the specific needs of any project. V&A currently has clients and projects throughout the region, including Bossier City, Kenner, Harahan, Covington, Slidell, Monroe, New Orleans, and Baton Rouge, Jefferson Parish and the Regional Planning Commission.
Villavaso & Associates provides expertise in the following fields:
1. Growth Management/Smart Growth 2. Zoning/Land Use Law 3. Urban and Regional Planning 4. Brownfields/Environmental Policy 5. Demographic Analysis/Drill Down Analysis 6. Community Involvement/Facilitation 7. Grantwriting/Grants Management
As President and CEO of Villavaso & Associates, Stephen D. Villavaso, FAICP, J.D., is responsible for all technical and legal aspects of each project, as well as the day-to-day management of the firm. Mr. Villavaso is nationally recognized for bringing exemplary skills to a highly specialized field. Mr. Villavaso holds a Juris Doctor from Loyola University's School of Law (New Orleans, Louisiana) and a Master of Urban and Regional Planning from the University of New Orleans. Mr. Villavaso has supplemented that education with extensive experience to create a firm that serves local, national and international clients. Dual specialties in law and urban planning allow Mr. Villavaso to bring expertise and to provide valuable client services in the highly specialized fields of Land Use Law and Growth Planning.
V&A staff utilizes many technical and research support facilities, including state-of-the-art Pentium-based computers and a large array of commercial and proprietary software applications. V&A is equipped with an extensive library and research facility. V&A staff is well versed in a variety of advanced software applications including ArcView GIS. V&A staff has full Internet capabilities.