Susan Nash is of counsel at the law firm of Munger, Tolles & Olson, where she specializes in complex commercial and white collar litigation. She has also represented numerous indigent criminal defendants as court-appointed counsel through the California Appellate Project and is a State-Bar certified criminal appellate specialist.
Ms. Nash has taught appellate advocacy at both UCLA and Loyola Law Schools. She has also volunteered on numerous occasions as a Temporary Judge for the Los Angeles Superior Court.
Ms. Nash is the former Vice-Chair of the Palisades Community Counsel and a recipient of the Pacific Palisades Golden Sparkplug Award for noteworthy community contributions.
Ms. Nash clerked for the Hon. David V. Kenyon in the United States District Court for the Central District of Los Angeles. She received her J.D. from Stanford Law School in 1981, where she was awarded the Order of the Coif and served as an Associate Editor on the Stanford Law Review. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo.
Ms. Nash is a native of Los Angeles and the mother of two sons.