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Nancy B. Rapoport, J.D.

Gordon Silver Professor of Law and Senior Advisor to the President
Office: FDH 752
Mail Code: 1002
Phone: 702-895-3303
Fax: 702-895-2799


Nancy B. Rapoport is the Acting Executive Vice President and Provost at UNLV (her term runs from 7/1/15-6/30/16), and she is also the Garman Turner Gordon Professor of Law at the William S. Boyd School of Law at UNLV, and an Affiliate Professor of Business Law and Ethics at the Lee Business School. An alumna of Rice University and Stanford Law School, she currently serves as the Senior Advisor to the UNLV President, and she is an Affiliate Professor of Business Law and Ethics in the Lee Business School at UNLV.  Her specialties are bankruptcy ethics, ethics in governance, law firm behavior, and the depiction of lawyers in popular culture. She is admitted to the bars of the states of California, Ohio, Nebraska, Texas, and Nevada and of the United States Supreme Court.

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B.A. summa cum laude, Rice University
J.D., Stanford Law School