Nicole is a dynamic associate attorney whose practice is concentrated in the areas of commercial and construction litigation, the alcoholic beverages industry, and white-collar criminal defense. A true triple threat, she has substantial experience in representing clients in complex state civil litigation, defending clients against state and federal government investigations, and providing legal counsel on a wide variety of industry-specific regulatory matters.
Prior to joining Conn Kavanaugh, Nicole worked as an associate in a highly regarded Chicago boutique law firm, as counsel to a prominent Fortune 500 insurance company, and as a litigation paralegal at a mid-size firm in Washington, D.C. She is a top graduate from Loyola University Chicago School of Law where she specialized in Trial Advocacy and Health Law. While in law school, Nicole was an active member of the Loyola Community Law Clinic, a law clerk for the Illinois Attorney General, and a judicial clerk to late Illinois Appellate Justice Laura Liu.
Outside the office, Nicole is an avid traveler, exercise enthusiast, and all-around “foodie” that loves to cook and bake for friends, family, and colleagues alike.