Shiela B. Schmidt
Shiela Schmidt concentrates her practice in the area of public law which encompasses development, real estate, open meeting law, elections, public records, construction law and water law.
She has extensive experience working with municipalities, irrigation and water improvement districts, and landowners on a wide variety of municipal issues.
Shiela is AV® Preeminent™ rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, representing the highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards.
Arizona State University (B.S., cum laude, 1984)
University of Arizona College of Law (J.D., 1987)
State Bar of Arizona (member, Environmental and Natural Resources Section; member, Administrative Law Section; member, Public Law Section)
Maricopa County Bar Association (member, Environmental & Natural Resources Law Section)
American Bar Association (member, Section of Environment, Energy and Resources)
85th Arizona Town Hall - Arizona's Water Future: Challenges and Opportunities
City of Tempe (past Commissioner, Tempe Municipal Arts Commission)
City of Chandler (past Commissioner, Planning and Zoning Commission; past member, Board of Adjustment)
Phoenix Downtown YMCA (past member, Board of Management)
The Best Lawyers in America® (Municipal Law) 2021-2022