Ashley K. Nance

Ashley K. Nance


Ashley Nance is an environmental attorney in Holland & Knight's San Francisco office and a member of the West Coast Land Use and Environment Group.

Ms. Nance focuses her practice on environmental law, land use, natural resources and real estate. She advises clients on a variety of matters, including California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) compliance, environmental due diligence, permitting, project entitlement and real estate transactions. She also has experience with corporate transactions relating to emerging companies, venture capital finance and securities offerings.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Ms. Nance practiced in a top-tier Silicon Valley law firm.

While in law school, Ms. Nance served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Paul S. Grewal of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. She also served as the Notes and Comments Editor of the West-Northwest Journal of Environmental Law and Policy and as a teaching assistant for Legal Writing and Research.


  • University of California Hastings College of the Law, J.D., cum laude
  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A.
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • California
  • The State Bar of California, Environmental Law Section


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