I'm interested in sustainable development, transportation, and food systems
Job Associate Professor of Law / University of Maine School of Law
Lives In West End / Central Arts District
Professor Sarah Schindler teaches property, land use, local government law, real estate transactions, and animal law.
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. She was a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Georgia School of Law, and taught as a guest lecturer both at U.C. Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall) and at U.C. Hastings College of Law. She also previously worked as a White House Intern. Professor Schindler graduated summa cum laude from the University of Georgia School of Law.
Professor Schindler researches emerging trends in municipal land use law, particularly those related to sustainable development. Her articles have been published in the Florida Law Review, the Tulane Law Review, and the Colorado Law Review, and she contributed to Animal Law: Cases and Materials published by the Carolina Academic Press.
Professor Schindler is a musician, a vegan, and an avid urban cyclist.
I teach story writing throughout Greater Portland and connect published authors with student writers.