Patrick Krechowski, partner in the firm’s Jacksonville office and member of the Real Estate Practice, was named the District Council Chair of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) North Florida. Patrick will serve a two year term effective July 1, 2021. In this role, Patrick will work closely with ULI leadership and staff to advance the organization’s mission of fostering positive impacts across the North Florida community and real estate industry. Patrick has been an active member of ULI since 2015 and currently chairs the organization’s Leadership and Technical Assistance Panel initiatives.
Established in 1936, ULI is a nonprofit education and research institute dedicated to providing leadership and guidance surrounding the responsible use of land and in developing and sustaining thriving communities throughout the world. ULI North Florida maintains nearly 550 members that serve 34 counties from Flagler to Escambia, including Gainesville, Jacksonville, St. Augustine, Tallahassee, Panama City and Pensacola.
Patrick has 20 years of experience in real estate, land use, environmental, governmental, administrative litigation, appeals and title insurance law. His practice focuses on all aspects of zoning and land use law, real estate due diligence, environmental permitting (including sovereign submerged lands and riparian rights), environmental remediation, water use permitting and planning, beach nourishment projects, coastal construction and due diligence before local governments and federal/state agencies, including associated administrative and civil litigation.