Nancy J. Appleby Honors and Credentials

“Appleby Law is our go-to resource for issues pertaining to this very complex subject. Nancy Appleby has also shown her leadership in this field by undertaking the Chairmanship of the Native American Land Committee of the American Land Title Association.”

Awards and Honors

  • ABA Advisor to Uniform Law Commission on Drafting a Model Tribal Probate Code
  • ABA Advisor to Uniform Law Commission on Drafting Amendments to Model Tribal Secured Transactions Act
  • Chair: American Land Title Association Chair: Native American Lands Committee
  • Member: Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Center for Indian Country Development Lending Systems Focus Group, Leasing and Title Subcommittee
  • Best Lawyers in America — Native American Law
  • Best Lawyers in America — Real Estate
  • U.S. News & World Report/Best Lawyers: Best Law Firms in America — Native American Law
  • Chambers USA — America’s Leading Lawyers for Business — Federal Indian Law
  • The International Who’s Who of Real Estate Lawyers
  • Baltimore and Washington D.C.’s Top Attorneys
  • Martindale-Hubbell Rating: AV

Certifications and Memberships

  • American College of Mortgage Attorneys (ACMA) Fellow
    • Past Member: ACMA Board of Regents
    • Member: Title Insurance Committee
    • Member: Branding Task Force
  • American Land Title Association (ALTA)
    • Chair: Native American Lands Committee
    • Member: Real Property Records Committee
  • American Bar Association
    • Member: Real Property, Trust and Estate Law (RPTE) and Business Law Sections
    • Past Member: RPTE Standing Planning Committee
    • Member: Senior Lawyer Division
    • Past Co-Chair: Real Property Division Task Force on Governmental Submissions
    • Past Member: RPTE Governing Council
    • Past Co-Chair: RPTE Standing Communications Committee
    • Past Vice-Chair: RPTE Standing Continuing Legal Education Committee
    • Past Chair: RPTE Real Property Division Continuing Legal Education Committee
    • Past Chair: RPPT Sports, Entertainment, Gaming and Related Real Estate Committee
    • Past Chair: RPTE Loan Practices and Lender Liability Committee
  • District of Columbia Bar
    • Real Estate, Housing and Land Use Section
    • Member: Real Property Section
  • State Bar of New Mexico
    • New Mexico Board of Legal Specialization, Certified Specialist in Federal Indian Law
    • Member: Indian Law Section
    • Member: New Mexico Board of Legal Specialization
    • Member: Real Property Trust and Estates Section
    • Member: Senior Lawyers Division, Board of Directors
  • Virginia State Bar
    • Member: Real Estate Committee
    • Member: Title Insurance Committee

Community Activities

  • Alexandria Chamber of Commerce
    • Government Relations Committee
  • Carpenters Shelter
    • Program Committee
  • City of Alexandria
    • North Potomac Yard Advisory Group
    • Dominion Virginia Power Proposed 230kV Project Working Group