Nicole has been working in the legal field since 1994. Prior to joining McKean Smith, Nicole’s experience spanned across areas of Domestic Relations, Criminal Law and most recently Insurance Defense. Nicole holds an Associates Degree in Administration to Justice and a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science with formal minors in Criminal Justice and Psychology. She also worked with the Clark County Sheriff’s Office and enjoys the law enforcement aspect of the law. Nicole has earned over 500 educational hours in domestic violence and over 500 hours in medical training, which was required in her previous employment working in Insurance Defense.
Nicole loves working in the legal field because of its always evolving nature, and the opportunity for her to continue to learn and grow her abilities as a paralegal. She brings to McKean Smith a wealth of knowledge and experience and enjoys being able to use her legal background to support the attorneys with their family law cases.
Outside of the office, Nicole enjoys her bowling league, reading, and crocheting blankets. When she is not bowling strikes, you can find her relaxing at home with her husband of 30 years, spending time with her three children and five grandchildren, summer gardening, or religiously watching fastpitch softball and football.