Scott Bloomberg

Associate Professor of Law

Associate Professor Scott Bloomberg


B.S., summa cum laude, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
J.D., magna cum laude, University of Michigan Law School

Current Courses

  • Cannabis Law & Policy
  • Constitutional Law
  • First Amendment
  • Information Privacy Law

Research Interests

  • Campaign Finance Law
  • Cannabis Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Privacy Law

Scott Bloomberg joined the University of Maine School of Law as an associate professor in August 2020. His expertise is in the areas of privacy law, cannabis law, and constitutional law.

Before joining Maine Law, Professor Bloomberg was an attorney at Foley Hoag in Boston, where he maintained a diverse practice focusing on privacy law and cannabis law. Prior to this, he clerked at both the federal district and circuit court levels, including here in Portland for Judge Kermit Lipez. He previously taught as an adjunct professor at the University of Arkansas School of Law.

Professor Bloomberg earned his B.S., summa cum laude, from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and his J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Michigan Law School.

Selected Publications

Frenemy Federalism, 56 U. RICH. L. REV.  _ (forthcoming 2022).

The Development and Future of Privacy Law in Maine, 73 ME. L. REV (forthcoming 2021). [SSRN]

Reform through Resignation, 106 IOWA L. REV. ONLINE 16 (2021). [SSRN]

Democracy, Deference, and Compromise: Understanding and Reforming Campaign Finance Jurisprudence, 53 LOY. L.A. L. REV. 895 (2020). [SSRN]

Contracting Around Citizens United: A Systemic Solution, 66 SYRACUSE L. REV. 301 (2016). [SSRN]