Peggy Sanner

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Paralegal Studies
  • Profile
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    • Memberships

      Virginia forever

    • Bar Admissions

      Virginia - All state and federal courts

    • Professional Experience

      Virginia Executive Director (2020-2023)
      Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Virginia Office, Richmond

      Virginia Assistant Director & Senior Attorney (2010-2019)
      Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Virginia Office, Richmond

      Counsel (2005-2010)
      Reed Smith LLP, Richmond

      Partner (2004-2005)
      Goodman Allen & Filetti PLLC, Richmond

      Partner (2000-2004)
      Morris Pickering & Sanner, Las Vegas, Nev.

    • Community Service

      Board chair, Virginia forever, 2021-present

  • Selected Publications
    Journal Articles

    Sanner, M.L. (2012). Virginia’s expanded nutrient trading law. Richmond Journal of Law and the Public Interest, 16(1), 5-17.


    Klapper, K., Sanner, M.L., & Ash, J. (2008). Carbon nanotubes: Canary in the coalmine? Product Liability Law 360,

    Sanner, M. L., & Tobias, C. (2005). Reconciling pinstripes and pearls. [Review of the book Pinstripes & pearls: The women of the Harvard Law School class of ’64 who forged an old-girl network and paved the way for future generations, by J. R. Hope]. Cornell Journal of Law & Public Policy, 147, 471–476.