609.921.6543
Mason, Griffin & Pierson, P.C.
Phone: 609.436.1200
Email: [email protected]

Edwin W. Schmierer

Director

Practice Areas:

Governmental Affairs
Real Estate & Land Use
Municipal Affordable Housing Compliance
Impact Fee Methodologies
Wastewater Planning
Redevelopment & Housing Programs
Municipal Consolidation

Bar Admissions:

New Jersey, 1974
U.S. Supreme Court, 1991

Legal Education:

Boston College, J.D., 1974

Preparatory Education:

Seton Hall University, B.A., 1969
Boston College, M.A., 1971

Professional Experience and Appointments:

Montclair Township Affordable Housing Special Counsel, 2015-present

Princeton Attorney, 2013-March 2014

Robbinsville Township Special Counsel, 2010-2012

Haddon Township Affordable Housing Special Counsel, 2009-2012

Lawrence Township Zoning Board of Adjustment Attorney, 2009-present

Highland Park Borough Attorney, 2008-present

Harrison Township Affordable Housing Special Counsel, 2008-2010

Haddonfield Borough Affordable Housing Special Counsel, 2008-present

New Jersey Planning Officials Assistant Counsel, 2006-present

Edison Township Planning Board Attorney, 2006-2012

Berkeley Township Affordable Housing Special Counsel, 2005-2011

Hopewell Township Planning Board Attorney, 2004-2005

Hopewell Township COAH Special Counsel, 2000-2016

Bedminster Hills Housing Corporation, 2000-present

New Jersey State League of Municipalities Assistant Counsel, 1998-present

West Windsor Township Zoning Board of Adjustment Attorney, 1988-present

Pennington Borough Planning Board Attorney, 1988-present

East Windsor Municipal Utilities Authority Attorney, 1985-present

Princeton Township Attorney, 1980-2012

Princeton Borough Attorney, 1980-1983

Member:

Affordable Housing Professionals of New Jersey, President, 2015-present; Board of Directors, 2009-present

New Jersey Institute of Local Government Attorneys

New Jersey Planning Officials

Womanspace, Inc., Board of Directors, 1986-present

Princeton Bar Association

Awards:

Sustainable Princeton Leadership Award, 2011

Frederic G. Stickel Award for Excellence in Municipal Law & Service to the Legal Profession, 2003

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