More accolades for the scholarship of Maine Law Professor Sarah Schindler
April 22, 2014
PORTLAND, Maine – Professor Sarah Schindler’s article, Of Backyard Chickens and Front Yard Gardens: The Conflict Between Local Governments and Locavores(Tulane Law Review) was selected as one of the 5 best land use articles in 2013 by the Land Use and Environmental Law Review.
Professor Schindler is quickly earning a national reputation for her scholarship, which focuses on the intersection of sustainable development and land use law. She was named the Distinguished Young Scholar of 2013 by the Pace Environmental Law Center at Pace Law School.
At Maine Law she teaches property, land use, local government, real estate transactions, and animal law. Professor Schindler received the Professor of the Year award in 2013. Prior to joining the Maine Law faculty in 2009, Professor Schindler clerked for Judge Will Garwood of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in Austin, Texas and practiced in the area of land use and environmental law at Morrison and Foerster in San Francisco.