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Nicole is an associate in the Global Regulatory Enforcement Group and focuses her practice on antitrust litigation and counseling as well as civil, criminal, and regulatory investigations. Nicole represents clients in a variety of civil antitrust actions, including multi-district litigations, across numerous industries. She routinely provides clients with guidance on pre- and post-merger competition issues, including preparing Hart-Scott-Rodino filings and conducting substantive antitrust reviews in the merger context. Nicole counsels clients in responding to government demands and subpoenas before various government agencies, including the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission.


  • University of Pittsburgh, 2020, J.D., Cum laude, Order of the Coif, CALI Award for Business Organizations, CALI Award for Evidence, Dean's Scholarship
  • University of Pittsburgh, 2017, B.A., Political Science, Magna cum laude

  • Pensilvania