Edward Lamson, Summer Associate
Edward is a Summer Associate at BJH, and is a strategic resource to the firm. Edward draws from his background in policy and advocacy to devise comprehensive solutions and thorough analyses for private and public sector clients. His recent projects at BJH include consulting with a municipal redevelopment agency on its downtown tenant incentive program, performing a multi-site market analysis to rationalize the real estate portfolio of a state agency, constructing a gap financing application for a commercial development in New York City, and assembling a pro forma analysis for a development project in New Jersey.
Edward is currently completing his Masters in Urban Planning at Harvard University, Graduate School of Design. While completing his graduate degree, Edward has led a team that proposed an adaptive reuse design and financing plan for a community development corporation in Central Massachusetts. He also facilitated community engagement strategies, most recently with residents in East Boston where he proposed an updated neighborhood resiliency and emergency preparedness plan.
Prior to BJH, he worked in Mexico City at an engineering firm on water infrastructure projects. He previously clerked for the Attorney General of Ontario in Toronto, Canada at the land and environmental tribunals division. While there, he gained expertise on green energy infrastructure projects, zoning and master plan appeals, and real estate development proposals.