McBrayer provides hands-on legal guidance and support for businesses looking to locate or expand in Kentucky. Our attorneys maintain strong working relationships with state and local officials and the most up-to-date knowledge of the guidelines set by each for the economic development incentives best suited to your project.
McBrayer attorneys will:
- Liaise with local officials, including the Economic Development Authority and city/county consultants, concerning available local incentives and requirements for land/job investments;
- In conjunction with planning/zoning counsel, liaise with local officials concerning zoning changes and infrastructure investments necessary for the project;
- Develop a strategy for available state incentives, including timelines for application of each to maximize tax credits/abatements over the length of the project;
- To the extent applicable, act as bond counsel for the project;
- Work with the client and the Cabinet for Economic Development to develop applications for available state incentives;
- Appear on behalf of the developer at hearings for preliminary and final incentive approvals;
- Draft and/or revise agreements between the developer and local/state government to memorialize incentive agreements;
- Oversee compliance of incentive terms with the developer throughout the project;
- Ensure that corporate agreements comply with applicable incentive terms.
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When you need experienced assistance with economic development and business incentives, you need the connected legal team at McBrayer - contact the firm online. With law offices in Lexington and Louisville and a government relations practice in Frankfort, we serve clients throughout Kentucky and the United States.