Meagan M. Nuñez Esq.

Meagan M. Nuñez Esq.

San Diego, California

Meagan Nuñez opened her practice in January 2010. She has spent over ten years advocating for people with special needs. Ms. Nuñez has successfully settled hundreds of due process complaints and successfully litigated in both Administrative and Federal Court. Ms. Nuñez believes that every individual has the right to a meaningful education as well as a dignified life.

Areas of Practice

  • Special Education
  • IHSS
  • Regional Center
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Social Security

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2010


  • City University of New York School of Law at Queens College, Flushing, New York
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Heywood Burns Fellow in Civil and Human Rights
  • University of California, Santa Cruz, California
    • Bachelor's Degree - 2002
    • Major: Psychology


  • Special Education Law and Advocacy Series, USD School of Law, 2017 - 2019
  • Addressing Behavior Issues in School, San Diego County
  • Requesting IEE's, Court Appointed Special Advocates
  • IEE's: District Rights and Obligations, IEP Day
  • Addressing Social and Emotional Issues in School, San Diego County

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Juvenile Justice Commission, Member, 2014 - Present
  • Disabled Services Advisory Committee, Member 2012-2019 & Chair 2020, 2012 - 2020

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Offices of Lauren A. Baum, Legal Clerk, 2007 - 2010

Pro Bono Activities

  • Advocates for Children of New York (AFC), Law Clerk


  • English
  • Spanish