Nicole is serving as a third year Immigrant Justice Corps Fellow at William & Mary Law School’s Immigration Clinic, her alma mater, in Williamsburg, VA. As a Fellow in the Clinic, Nicole will share her expertise and work closely with students in the Clinic to serve immigrants in Hampton Roads. The Clinic represents immigrants in affirmative proceedings before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Arlington Immigration Court.
Before her third year Fellowship, Nicole served as an IJC Fellow at Safe Horizon in Brooklyn, NY. During her time at Safe Horizon, she represented survivors of violence, crime, and torture in their immigration proceedings before USCIS and the Immigration Court. In addition to her casework, she was involved in Safe Horizon’s anti-racism policy initiatives, trained pro bono attorneys for days of service, and drafted a response on behalf of Safe Horizon to sweeping changes to asylum regulations.