Roger Kilmer serves as a Practice Group Specialist – Land Use Consultant for Ice Miller’s Real Estate Group. He provides planning and zoning related land use recommendations to the legal staff of Ice Miller; works with clients to secure land use approvals for new and existing developments; and assists in the land acquisition process for potential developments.
Roger’s experience includes securing land and zoning approvals for industrial, commercial, institutional, mixed use and residential uses. He performs as a liaison between the client and the governing bodies’ planning staff; works with the client and their development team to generate the required applications and documents for approvals; and shepherds the project through the governmental approval process including presentations at neighborhood meetings and public hearings.
Prior to joining Ice Miller in 2015, Roger performed land acquisition and secured zoning approvals for developers and businesses thorughout the midwest. He has also worked for governmental bodies as a Staff Planner and Compliance Inspector. This experience allows him to view a development from “both sides of the table” and to understand how to best achieve the required approvals. If a development requires rezoning, variances, development plan approvals, or special exceptions, Roger knows how to manage the project through the process toward achieving the desired goal.
Roger Kilmer is not licensed to practice law in any state and does not provide legal services.