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Nicole is a partner in Reed Smith's Global Corporate Group based in Pittsburgh. Her practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, general corporate, transactional and securities counseling matters across the United States and around the globe. Nicole has acted on matters across various industries with a particular emphasis on sports law.


  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 2010, J.D., cum laude; Dean's List (Fall 2007, and Fall 2008 through Spring 2010); CALI Award - White Collar Crime (Spring 2009), Scholarship Recipient, Emmerich de Vattel International Human Rights Scholarship (Fall 2007 through Spring 2010)
  • Pennsylvania State University, 2007, B.A., Political Science
  • Pennsylvania State University, 2007, B.S., Applied French, Studied abroad at the IES Center and L'Institut Catholique, Paris

  • Pennsylvania

Regional Board Member – Strong Women Strong Girls

  • French