Steve Orens is a Principle in the Rockville, Maryland office of Miles & Stockbridge, P.C. He practices in the area of zoning and land use regulation, municipal law, as well as trial and appellate litigation. He appears regularly before planning and zoning authorities and represents clients in court in municipal and land use related litigation. Mr. Orens is a life Director of the Maryland National Capital Building Industry Association, and an active member of “LANDS” the Legal Action Network for Development Strategies. Mr. Orens is also Counsel to the Greater Capital area Association of REALTORS®. Prior to entering the private practice of law, Mr. Orens served as the Zoning Hearing Examiner for Montgomery County, Maryland in the office now known as the Office of Zoning and Administrative Hearings. He also served Montgomery County as a Senior Assistant County Attorney.