G. Evan Pritchard

Member

Washington, D.C.

(202) 280-6482

(202) 861-1905

Recent News:

Cozen O’Connor Continues to Gain Traction in Real Estate with Zoning and Land Use Attorney G. Evan Pritchard

Pritchard brings extensive experience with securing zoning entitlements throughout Northern Virginia and the District.

Evan focuses his practice on securing zoning and land use approvals for developers and landowners in jurisdictions throughout Northern Virginia, including Arlington County, Fairfax County, the city of Fairfax, and the city of Falls Church, among others. Such approvals include re-zonings, special exceptions, special use permits, and Administrative Regulation 4.1 Site Plans. Evan advises clients on state and federal legislation and regulations that affect real estate development. He also assists clients with essential changes to local jurisdictions’ comprehensive plans and zoning ordinances. Evan’s clients include mixed-use project developers, large corporations, commercial property owners, small business owners, nonprofit organizations, and churches.

Prior to joining the firm, Evan was a partner in the Virginia office of a national law firm. Before that, he spent nearly a decade at a Northern Virginia land use and development firm. He is an experienced litigator who has worked with the Environment & Natural Resources Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, serving as lead counsel on 25 civil cases in federal court.

Evan earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin and his law degree from the University of Texas School of Law. Evan has been recognized by Chambers USA as an Up and Coming, Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use for Northern Virginia.

News

Cozen O’Connor Continues to Gain Traction in Real Estate with Zoning and Land Use Attorney G. Evan Pritchard

November 15, 2021

Pritchard brings extensive experience with securing zoning entitlements throughout Northern Virginia and the District.

Education

  • University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 2001
  • University of Texas–Austin, B.A., 1998

Awards & Honors

Chambers USA, Up and Coming, Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use, Northern Virginia, 2020-2021

The Best Lawyers in America, Real Estate Law, 2020-2021

Arlington Magazine, Top Attorney, Arlington, 2019

Virginia Business, Legal Elite, Real Estate and Land Use, 2017

Leadership Arlington, 40 Under 40

Martindale-Hubbell, AV Preeminent Rated

Leadership Fairfax, 2013

U.S. Department of Justice, Outstanding Performance Rating Award, 2007

 

  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Member, Board of Directors, NAIOP Northern Virginia; co-chair, Arlington Government Relations Chapter

Chairman, Northern Virginia Transportation Alliance

Member, Board of Directors, Tysons Partnership

Member, Board of Directors, Celebrate Fairfax, Inc.