At Dalton & Tomich we know that you want to be wise in solving the problem of using the building or land you’ve purchased for your religious organization. In order to do that, you need trusted legal guidance from a law firm that specializes in helping religious organizations navigate the zoning process. The problem is you’ve purchased a building or land for your religious organization and cannot use it due to zoning laws which leaves you feeling stuck and frustrated.
We believe religious organizations ought to be free to worship in the building or on the land they own. We understand that buying a building or land and not being able to use it is frustrating. This is why we specialize in Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Person Act, also known as RLUIPA. Our desire is to help religious organizations navigate the legal ramifications of zoning laws.
Here’s how we do it:
1. Evaluation of your current situation.
2. Development of the best legal plan based on your zoning problem.
3. Implementation of this plan to take the weight off your shoulders.
Speak to one of our attorneys today. Stop losing time being distracted from ministry and instead have peace of mind knowing your zoning problem with your building or land is being handled by experienced and successful lawyers.
Dalton & Tomich, PLC is the national leader in successfully helping churches, other religious institutions and their insurers defend their rights in land use and zoning matters under RLUIPA, the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act. We have helped clients win cases against municipalities and other local government bodies from coast to coast, with experience serving both as general counsel and special litigation counsel.
In 2015, Hope Rising Community Church experienced extreme opposition, the kind that would force it to close its doors and leave behind the families and youth it was so passionate about reaching. As the lead pastor I felt helpless, inferior and as if I had no […]Read More
Dalton & Tomich’s assistance in our RLUIPA matter has paved the way for our church to continue serving the community and for new churches in the area to thrive in the future. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for your stand for religious […]Read More
The Urban Church will be forever grateful to Dalton & Tomich plc for navigating it through a difficult land use issue. Let them give you honest and caring advice because that’s exactly what they’ll do.Read More
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Dalton & Tomich, PLC helped us immensely in the areas of litigation and negotiation! Their professionalism and understanding of church policy helped our church be victorious in a modern day religious land use battle. RLUIPA Religious Land Use Case: Lighthouse Community Church of GodRead More
Dalton & Tomich, PLC serves as General Counsel for the 144 churches within the Church of God in Michigan. The firm provides the legal expertise we need in dealing with the issues that arise during the course of fulfilling our ministry.Read More
I met Dan Dalton during a dark time for our church. He was recommended as the leading RLUIPA attorney in the nation. He demonstrated wisdom, expertise, a gentle nature, a calming inter-relational skill, genuineness, and a humble demeanor, while at the same time, being sharp, […]Read More
Mr. Dalton’s expertise and experience helped us through a very difficult legal journey, ultimately achieving a favorable outcome. His personal interest in helping our church went “above and beyond” just the call of duty. His understanding of both legal and spiritual matters seems to uniquely […]Read More