“I was in the midst of searching for the right attorney, and Nancy was highly recommended to me by her former clients. My experience working with Nancy was remarkable. I found her very communicative, prompt and accommodating. She made every effort to answer my questions and explain to me in detail to make it easy for me to understand. The knowledge I gained from her in real estate and mortgages was so educational, useful and informative. She delivered outstanding service to me. “As a mortgage and real estate broker, I would not hesitate to recommend her to any of my clients for any business-related matters. Choosing the right attorney can make a world of difference.”
~~Gilberta Ramos, Client



Over 35+ Years of Legal and Financial Experience

Nancy Lewellen brings together a unique mixture of skills and experience. Her 35+ year career includes work in corporate, international, business, real estate brokerage, consumer lending, mortgage brokerage and law. She has an MBA in finance/international business, has been a licensed California real estate broker for more than 30 years, and worked as a real estate lender and mortgage broker. This broad expertise allows her to approach client issues from varied perspectives.

As a successful serial entrepreneur, Ms. Lewellen is especially qualified to understand the needs of her individual and small-business clients from both legal and business standpoints. Ms. Lewellen advises clients on a transactional, mediation, or arbitration basis.


Santa Clara University, J.D. 2000
University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business MBA Program, Finance and International Business, 1975
University of California, Berkeley, B.A. Political Science

Other Experience
Principal, Law Offices of Nancy Lewellen, 2002-2004; Former Associate, Pinnacle Law Group, 2001–2002; International Law Intern, United Nations, Geneva, Switzerland, 1999; Intern, East San Jose Community Law Center, 1998–1999; Formerly with: First Nationwide Bank 1993–1995; Vice President, Crocker National Bank 1975–1986; Bank of America 1969-1975; President, Home–A–Loan Mortgages, Inc., 1998–2000; Mediator, Community Boards of San Francisco, 2001–2009; Mediator and Mediator Trainer, Santa Clara County Department of Human Resources, 2000–2009.

Honors and Awards
Co-Author, "Women Entrepreneur Extraordinaire," 2011; Santa Clara University School of Law Recipient: International Law Certificate, Public Interest Law Certificate, and Pro Bono Award; Dean’s List 1998, Golden Gate University School of Law.

Memberships and Activities
Member, California Bar Association; Former Ambassador, Business Network International; Former Chair, Membership Committee, Business Network International Ace Networking Chapter; Member, Provisors (San Francisco 5 Group); Licensed Real Estate Broker, California State Department of Real Estate, 1989-Present; Member, Queen’s Bench, 2000-Present; Member, City Club, 2002–Present; Life Member, University of California Alumnae Association; Life Member, Walter Haas School of Business Alumnae Association; Former Member, Golden Gate Business Association; Member, Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) 1996-2006; Former Board Member, Hearth Homes, Community Builders; Former Board Member, Powerful Women, International; Member, Financial Women’s Association (1990-2002).

English, Spanish

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