Jonathan Tantillo

Jonathan R. Tantillo


Jon Tantillo, a Partner at Knauf Shaw, focuses his practice on land use and municipal litigation, primarily involving review of governmental actions. 

Jon advises clients on zoning, local code compliance, administrative law, and the New York State Open Meetings Law.  Jon’s practice also includes environmental law, including environmental cost recovery litigation and the New York State Environmental Quality Review Act.

Jon was born and raised in the Finger Lakes region, and enjoys cooking, comic book collecting, and the Buffalo Bills.

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KS ranked Tier 3 Nationally in Land Use & Zoning Law. Regionally, KS ranked in Tier 1 for Environmental Law, Environmental Law Litigation, Land Use & Zoning Law and Land Use & Zoning Law Litigation.


KS presents at 2022 Annual Ethics Update

Join KS virtually on Thursday, November 3rd, 2022, from 12:15pm-2:00pm for the 2022 Annual Ethics Update. Amy Kendall will join other panelists in discussing the newest developments in legal ethics.