Zachary L. Heiden
Adjunct ProfessorJoel Wuesthoff

A.B., Bowdoin College
M.A. in English, University of Florida
J.D., Boston College Law School

Zach Heiden is the Legal Director of the Maine Civil Liberties Union Foundation, the Maine state affiliate of the ACLU. He received his A.B. from Bowdoin College, his M.A. in English from the University of Florida, and his J.D. from Boston College Law School, where he was the managing editor of the International and Comparative Law Review. Before joining the MCLU staff, Heiden served as Law Clerk to the Honorable Susan Calkins, Associate Justice of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court, and as a litigation associate in the Boston law firm of Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault LLP. He is the author of Fences and Neighbors, 17 Law and Literature 225 (2005) and Too Low a Price: Waiver and the Right to Counsel, 62 Maine L. Rev. 488 (2010).