Alexander Irvine has over 12 years of experience in the public and private sectors, including 11 years at Craig Lawson & Co., LLC, a well-known Los Angeles land use consulting firm, and an additional year at the City of Los Angeles, Department of City Planning. At Craig Lawson & Co., LLC, Alex Irvine provided professional land use and zoning consulting services, including zoning research and land use analysis for complex real estate development projects (retail, mixed use, residential and institutional). Alex has prepared and processed numerous applications (such as zone changes, general plan amendments, conditional use permits, and zone variances, vesting tentative tract maps, density bonus for on- and off-menu incentives, etc.) for land use entitlements in the City of Los Angeles.
Alex has developed and maintained extensive and professional knowledge of the City of Los Angeles Zoning Code, L.A. City Planning Department policy documents, various Specific Plans, the Subdivision Map Act for the State of California, and the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). Alex has cultivated an extensive network of working relationships with key City officials, qualified architects, environmental (CEQA) consultants, land use attorneys, traffic engineers, community outreach specialists, government relation specialists, civil engineers, land surveyors, appraisers, and other professionals who can be recommended as members of a project team.
Timothy Moran, Associate Consultant, has over 6 years of experience in the public and private sectors, including 5 years as a Planner with the City of Camarillo Community Development Department in Ventura County and over a year as a freelance GIS consultant assisting with projects in Los Angeles County. Tim was Case Manager for a variety of projects in the City of Camarillo including General Plan Amendments, Zone Changes, Tract Map certifications, Conditional Use Permits, Plan Reviews and more. Tim also assisted on various long range planning assignments such as General Plan Element updates, Zoning Code updates, and assisted other agencies such as Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) with long range regional planning research. Tim has processed many entitlement and permit applications and, as Case Manager, represented developments in front of the City of Camarillo City Planning Commission and City Council.
While serving as a City Planner, Tim gained valuable experience and knowledge of City Planning, the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), the Subdivision Map Act, Regional Housing Needs Assessment (RHNA), and has worked with various State and Local Government Organizations. As an Associate Consultant for Irvine and Associates, Tim specializes in the research, preparation, processing and monitoring of land use entitlement applications for a wide variety of projects across the City of Los Angeles.