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Nancy Hunt - Pepperdine School of Law

Nancy Hunt, J.D.

Director, Washington DC Externship Experience
Assistant Clinical Professor of Law


Pepperdine School of Law
24255 Pacific Coast Hwy
Malibu, CA 90263

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Professor Hunt graduated cum laude from Pepperdine Law in 2001. She served as editor-in chief of the Pepperdine Law Review and was awarded membership in the Order of Barristers for her work on Pepperdine's Moot Court, Trial, and Honors Trial Teams. After graduation,

Professor Hunt clerked for the Honorable Jonathan Steinberg on the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, and subsequently practiced mortgage-banking litigation with the firm Weiner Brodsky Sidman Kider, PC in Washington, DC.
Professor Hunt has directed the externship semester in Washington DC since its inception in 2011, and has developed courses that complement the externship experience. She teaches Advanced Legal Writing, Lawyering in the Nation's Capital, and the DC Clinical Law Workshop.

Professor Hunt is a member of the Bar in California and the District of Columbia and is admitted to practice in various U.S. District Courts. She is active pro bono counsel before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Veterans Claims, with the Veterans Consortium.

Areas of Expertise

  • Legal Writing
  • Clinical Law 


  • J.D., Pepperdine University, 2001, cum laude
  • B.A., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1996