About the Author

Charles R. WolfeCharles R. (Chuck) Wolfe, M.R.P., J.D. provides a unique perspective about cities as both a long time writer about urbanism worldwide and an attorney in Seattle, where he focuses on land use and environmental law and permitting. In particular, his work involves the use of sustainable development techniques and innovative land use regulatory tools on behalf of both the private and public sectors. He is also an Affiliate Associate Professor in the College of Built Environments at the University of Washington, where he teaches land use law at the graduate level. He contributes regularly to several publications including Planetizen, CityLab/The Atlantic Cities, The Atlantic, The Huffington Post, Grist, seattlepi.com, and Crosscut.com. He blogs at myurbanist.com.

Chuck recently completed a speaking tour in Scotland, and delivered several keynote speeches in 2013 and 2014.

View a slide presentation of Chuck’s speaking and consulting program below, including keynote presentations related to his first book, Urbanism Without Effort. Then, download the Powerpoint file of the presentation with live links, here:  Speaker Portfolio.