Nanci Carr teaches a variety of business law courses at California State University, Northridge. In addition to core curriculum courses covering Contracts, Torts, Agency and Business Organizations, Professor Carr teaches upper division courses including Entertainment Law, Technology Law, Commercial Transactions, and Negotiation as well as a graduate Entertainment Law class in the Master of Arts in Music Industry Administration program. Professor Carr is also a principal at MaierCarr PC, managing a transactional practice with clients ranging from entertainment industry professionals to major teaching hospitals. Prior to forming her law firm, Professor Carr was the Associate General Counsel for Cardinal Health and Counsel for Sony Pictures Entertainment. Prof. Carr serves on several college committees, assists in student advisement and curriculum development, and serves the university as an eLearning Ambassador in Faculty Development. As the Carande Family Faculty Fellow, Professor Carr’s academic research interests focus on the intersection of law and technology.
Professor Carr received a B.S. in Business Administration from Ball State University and a J.D. from Southwestern University School of Law, cum laude, where she was a member of law review.