Lawrence Ferris

Lawrence Ferris

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Lawrence Ferris



Lawrence Ferris is an Associate in the firm’s Real Estate Group. He advises clients on all stages of the land use approval process including due diligence, special exception and variance applications, planned unit developments, community outreach, and permitting. Lawrence has experience working on projects of all sizes, from large mixed-use developments to single-family homes, and has worked on matters through all phases of development, from initial concept to procuring entitlements and permitting, and related litigation.

Lawrence is a member of the District of Columbia Bar Association and the Urban Land Institute. He received his J.D. from the George Washington University Law School and his B.A. from the University of Tennessee, summa cum laude.


  • GW Law Pro Bono Recognition (2014)


  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Urban Land Institute


  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland


  • The George Washington University Law School  (J.D., 2014)
  • University of Tennessee  (B.A., summa cum laude, 2008)