Elected Member

Valerie M. Nannery

Washington, DC
American Constitution Society
Cornell University
University of Virginia School of Law

Valerie M. Nannery joined the American Constitution Society in 2019 and serves as Senior Director of Policy and Program. She oversees the State Attorneys General Project. 

Before joining ACS, Nannery was an Assistant Attorney General in the Public Advocacy Division of the Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia where her practice was focused on federal affirmative civil litigation of constitutional and administrative law issues. Prior to her work as an Assistant Attorney General, Nannery was a fellow in the Supreme Court Fellows Program. Previously, she practiced at the Center for Constitutional Litigation, P.C. and at Quinn Emanuel’s Los Angeles office. She began her legal career as the Supreme Court Assistance Project Fellow at Public Citizen. 

Nannery is a member of the Women’s Bar Association of the District of Columbia and the Hispanic Bar Association of the District of Columbia. She received her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law and her B.A. in American Studies from Cornell University. 

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Areas of Expertise
Tort Law
Criminal Law
Employment Discrimination (Employment Law)