Michael Schill

The Harry N. Wyatt Professor and Dean
Law School

Michael Schill is a national expert on real estate and housing policy, deregulation, finance, and discrimination. He has written or edited three books and over 40 articles on various aspects of housing, real estate, and property law. He is an active member of a variety of public advisory councils, editorial boards, and community organizations.

Before joining the faculty of the University of Chicago Law School, Schill was dean and professor of law at the UCLA School of Law, the Wilf Family Professor in Property Law at New York University School of Law, and professor of urban planning at NYU’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service. From 1994 to 2004, Schill served as the director of the Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy. Prior to that, he was a tenured professor of law and real estate at the University of Pennsylvania. He has also been a visiting professor at Harvard Law School.

Schill received his JD from Yale University Law School in 1984 and his AB from Princeton University in 1980.

Schill joined the University of Chicago faculty in 2010.

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