Book Description: In Illinois Zoning, Eminent Domain and Land Use Manual, three partners in the Chicago offices of the national law firms of DLA Piper LLP (U.S.) and Polsinelli Shughart, P.C. share their decades of experience in the area of land use and eminent domain law. These attorneys have been involved in millions of square feet of development, representing many of the most well-known projects in Illinois and throughout the country. Using their book, you will learn the practical and strategic considerations in planning and litigating a land use case in Illinois. This manual will examine the all-too-often overlooked municipal presentation stage. And you will profit from the book's comprehensive approach and helpful array of forms, checklists, and illustrations.