Nate Knapper (JD '11) receives FBI Special Agent credentials
February 8, 2017 | By Kylie Larkin -- Pepperdine Law alumnus Nate Knapper (JD '11) received his FBI Special Agent credentials after graduating from the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia, on January 19. Knapper completed rigorous courses in academics, firearms, hand-to-hand combat, tactical training, and emergency driving techniques. He received his credentials from current FBI Director James Comey. Knapper has been placed in the FBI's Detroit Division, where he will work on the Human Trafficking and Violent Crimes Against Children squad. Knapper gives credit to Pepperdine Law, stating, "I certainly feel that the legal training I received on campus laid a strong foundation that will help me contribute effectively in my new role."