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Nicole focuses her practice on real estate transactional matters, including commercial leasing and portfolio expansions. Nicole is also committed to her pro bono work with the Name Change Project, where she provides legal assistance to individuals in the transgender community seeking to change their names.


  • Duquesne University School of Law, 2018, J.D., Executive Articles Editor, Duquesne Law Review; Editor-in-Chief, Juris Magazine; President, Duquesne Intellectual Property Law Association; Secretary-Treasurer, Black Law Students Association (2016-17); Unemployment Compensation Clinic (2016-17); PIPLA 2018 Student Leadership Award; CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Legal Research and Writing II
  • University of Arizona, 2015, B.A., English, with a minor in Creative Writing (Nonfiction); English Honors Program; Co-Editor-in-Chief, Persona Magazine; Copy Chief, The Daily Wildcat
  • University of Arizona, 2015, B.S., Molecular & Cellular Biology

  • Pennsylvania

  • Allegheny County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association


  • 2022 Duquesne Law's Recent Graduate of the Year Award
  • Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Law Association 2018 Student Leadership Award
  • Reed Smith LLP 2016 1L Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Scholar