Craig Lawson Land Use Consultants

Craig Lawson & Co., LLC
Land Use Consultants
8758 Venice Blvd. #200
Los Angeles, CA 90034
Phone: 310-838-2400
Fax: 310-838-2424
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Challenger's Tennis Facility
Challengers Tennis Facility (51st Street
and Vermont Avenue)
Fence and Gate Approval
Secured approval for fences and gates surrounding this Private Residence in Brentwood.
Land Use Consultant, Turning Point School project, Culver City
Turningpoint School (National at Wesley) Conversion of an industrial building to a school campus with a new gymnasium has allowed the Turningpoint School to move into a new home.
Real Estate Entitlements, Target Stores, La Cienega
Target La Cienega -- From Fedco to Target in one year, this project involved the re-grading of the site, reconfiguration of the parking lot, and construction of a new Target Store.
H.E.L.P. School, Culver City
The H.E.L.P. Group runs a well-known school for children with special needs in the San Fernando Valley. This project, on the site of the former Washington Hospital Medical Center in Culver City, provides a brand new campus for their Westside students and their families.
variances Albertsons Shopping Center, Culver City
A thriving shopping center stands on the site of the old A-One Noodle Factory.
zoning permits and entitlements, Lockheed Martin light industrial project
On the site of a formerLockheed Martin airplane factory emerged a 1.4 million square foot light industrial project, after a two-year entitlement effort.

The Beacon Laundry Building (Washington at Helms) is a natural extension of the recent improvements to the Helms Furniture District ( The project preserves the historic facade of the building and includes retail space, the new Beacon Restaurant and creative office space. The Beacon Building also features a public art piece depicting an old Helms Bakery delivery trucks on the streets of Culver City.
San Lucas Apartments, Los Angeles
San Lucas Apartments (1221 & 1223 W. 7th Street and 1224 Ingraham Street) west of downtown L.A.
Avalon Hotel, Beverly Hills
Avalon Hotel (9400 Olympic Boulevard at Canon Drive, Beverly Hills)
E.I.R. and Conditional Use Permit for Archer School for Girls
The controversial relocation of The Archer School for Girls to the historic Eastern Star Home building included a full EIR, Conditional Use Permit, appeal hearings, one-year review, and mitigation monitoring.
Environmental Review, mixed-use project

planning and zoning, Kayne/ERAS Center School
The former Studio Drive-In site in Culver City has been transformed into a mixed-use project, with 57 single family homes (on small lots), and the new Kayne/ERAS Center School for students with special needs.

Rossmore House Apartments is a 121-unit, 5-story building adjacent to the Wilshire Country Club at 445 N. Rossmore Avenue. Apartments will range from 725 to 1,400 square feet in size.