Lauren M. Babiak

Code + Zoning Executive

Joined Firm



8+ years


BS Arch from The Catholic University of America

Lauren Babiak is the Division Executive of the Code + Zoning Division of Design 2147, Ltd. In this role, Lauren supervises a team of architects and attorneys who advise clients on a variety of zoning and building code issues. Lauren and her team provide support and technical guidance throughout the life of a project, from pre-purchase due diligence, to design development, through DOB filing, approval, and sign off.

Prior to joining Design, Lauren was an Associate Director working on high-rise commercial properties, hotels, retail, and restaurants. Lauren’s expertise in construction, expediting, and code consulting give her the necessary skills to address complex zoning and code issues.

Project Experience

Residential/Commercial Building

  • Industry City
  • Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6


  • New York University Mercer 181


  • 1568 Broadway, New York, NY