Alan C. Weinstein

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Director, JD/MPA & JD/MUPDD Dual Degree Programs
Director, Law & Public Policy Program
Director, Master of Legal Studies (MLS) Program

Office: LB 230
p. 216-687-3758, 216-687-5318
f. 216-687-6881



Research Keywords:

Adult Entertainment Regulation, Affirmative Action Government Contracting, City Planning, Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Religion, First Amendment, Land Use Regulation, Local and State Government, Historic Preservation Law, Property, Torts, Urban Planning, Zoning


B.A., International Relations, University of Pennsylvania, 1967
J.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1977
M.C.P., Planning & Policy Analysis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1979

Brief Bio:

Professor Weinstein holds a joint faculty appointment in the Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs and also serves as Director of the Colleges' JD/MPA and JD/MUPDD Dual Degree Programs and Law & Public Policy Program. He is a nationally recognized expert on planning law who writes and lectures extensively in this field. Professor Weinstein is a past-Chair of the Planning & Law Division of the American Planning Association (APA), is one of the twenty-eight planning law experts who serve as Reporters for APA's monthly journal, Planning & Environmental Law, and previously served as Chair of the Sub-Committee on Land Use & the First Amendment in the American Bar Association's Section of State & Local Government Law.

Teaching Areas:

Land Use Planning, Environmental Law, Alternate Dispute Resolution, Law and Public Policy, Administrative Law, and Torts.




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