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Nancy Hunt - Pepperdine School of Law

Nancy Hunt, J.D.

Director, Washington DC Externship Experience
Assistant Professor of Law and Practice

E-mail: nancy.hunt@pepperdine.edu

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

Faculty Support Services: (310) 506-4676


Professor Hunt graduated cum laude from Pepperdine Law in 2001. She served as editor-in-chief of the Pepperdine Law Review, received the Sorenson Award for the most outstanding student Law Review article submitted, 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 US 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 Washington Externship Semester since its inception in 2011, and developed each of the courses taught in the Washington Semester. She teaches Advanced Legal Writing, Lawyering in the Nation's Capital, and the Washington, DC, Clinical Law Workshop. She is the author of Lawyering in the Nation's Capital, a textbook for the course of the same name (publication forthcoming fall 2017).

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

Areas of Expertise

  • Legal Writing
  • Clinical Law 


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