Nicholas McGrue

Nicholas received his undergraduate degree from the University of Washington in Seattle and received his Juris Doctor Degree from Pepperdine University School of Law.  At Pepperdine, Nic focused his studies on business, entrepreneurship, and real estate, and took classes from the world-renowned Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution as well as the Geoffrey H. Palmer Center for Entrepreneurship and the Law.  While in law school, Nic externed for an appellate court judge and worked in-house for a Fortune 100 company.

After graduation, Nic landed the prestigious Harnish Law Graduate Legal Research Fellowship where he published multiple articles for a legal encyclopedia.  Later, Nic worked as a tax law consultant for an international law & consultancy firm.

Currently, Nic is the principal at Polymath Legal. He is also a professor of business law and teaches both graduated and undergraduate law classes.

In his free time, Nic enjoys cooking, hiking, theater, and cheering on his Washington Huskies.


Nic is admitted to practice law in California and Washington State.  Nic also holds a Broker’s License from the California Department of Real Estate (01873202).

Professional Memberships

State Bar of California

Washington State Bar Association

California Association of Realtors

California Association of Business Brokers

John M. Langston Bar Association- Life Member & Community Outreach Co-Chair

Robey Theatre Company- Board Member

Pepperdine Black Alumni Council

Academy of Legal Studies in Business

American Association for Paralegal Educators

California Lawyers for the Arts