Pennie Peck

Adjunct Professor of Law

B.B.A., Texas A&M University
M.B.A., J.D., Southern Methodist University


Law & Ethics

Biographical Information: 

Pennie Peck will teach the Summer 2017 online course Law & Ethics. From 2002 to 2016, Peck held the position of Legal Research & Writing Instructor at the School of Law, during which time she taught the courses Legal Research and Writing, Advanced Writing and the Law and Ethics of Lawyering.

Before coming to Athens, she worked for seven years as a lawyer specializing in labor and employment law. She previously practiced with the firm of Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker in Atlanta, as well as with Jackson Walker and Baker Botts, both located in Dallas.

Peck earned her undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University and her Master of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University. She also earned her Juris Doctor cum laude from SMU, where she served as the leading articles editor of The International Lawyer, spent a summer studying at SMU Law in Oxford, England, and was selected as a member of Order of the Coif. 

She is a member of both the Georgia and Texas bar associations.