Professor John Nolon is Pace Law School’s James D. Hopkins Professor of Law and teaches Property, Land Use, and the Lawyer’s Role in Green Development. He serves as counsel to Pace Law School’s Land Use Law Center, and directs the Kheel Center on the Resolution of Environmental Interest Disputes.
Prof. Nolon has served as a consultant to President Carter’s Council on Development Choices for the 1980’s, President Clinton’s Council on Sustainable Development, New York Governor George Pataki’s Transition Team, and Governor Elliot Spitzer’s Transition Team. Prof. Nolon served on the Editorial Advisory Board of the National Housing and Development Reporter and is a member of the Editorial Board of THE LAND USE AND ENVIRONMENTAL LAW REVIEW.
He is a member of the Experts Task Force on human settlements for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and of the New York State Climate Action Plan Integration Panel. He has authored numerous articles and books in the areas of land use law, climate change, sustainable development and local environmental law.
Areas of expertise: land use law, property law, real estate law, climate change, sustainable development