Cantwell F. Muckenfuss III

Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law


Cantwell F. Muckenfuss III is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP where he focuses on the representation of financial institutions. Mr. Muckenfuss is a founder, member and past Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of City First Bank of D.C., N.A., a community development bank in Washington, D.C.

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Contact Information


Yale Law School

P.O. Box 208215

New Haven, CT 06520

Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Yale Law School, 1971

B.A., Vanderbilt University, 1967

Courses Taught


  • Community Development Financial Institutions
  • Advanced Community and Economic Development Clinic

Cantwell F. Muckenfuss III is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP where he focuses on the representation of financial institutions. Mr. Muckenfuss is a founder, member and past Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of City First Bank of D.C., N.A., a community development bank in Washington, D.C. He is also Chairman of the Board of City First Enterprises, Inc., the nonprofit controlling shareholder of City First Bank. Mr. Muckenfuss received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Vanderbilt University, where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa, and his law degree from Yale Law School.