District of Columbia
The George Washington University Law School, Washington, DC – J.D.
University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland – B.A.
Clients working with Nicole Berhman should expect candid legal advice and honest feedback from a dedicated professional with a passion for fighting discrimination.
Nicole represents employees in all aspects of employment law, including discrimination, federal employee discipline, mediation and arbitration, and wage and hour disputes. Nicole has achieved numerous favorable settlements for her clients, and has successfully defended federal sector clients against proposed removals and suspensions.
Nicole graduated with honors from the George Washington University Law School and is licensed to practice law in the District of Columbia. During law school, Nicole focused her studies and work experience on employment law and litigation. Nicole gained valuable advocacy skills as a member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Board and the Mock Trial Board. She was also an associate of The George Washington International Law Review. Nicole’s prior work experience includes working as a law clerk at a large employment firm in Washington, DC, where she focused on employment discrimination litigation, civil rights, and wage and hour law, and interning with the Washington Lawyer’s Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs.
Nicole received her B.A. from the University of Maryland. While completing her undergraduate degree, Nicole worked as a Student Defender for the University of Maryland’s Undergraduate Student Legal Aid Office. She also interned at the Maryland District Court’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Office and the U.S. Department of Education.