Advocating, Educating and Rebuilding Families One Law at a Time!
Attorney Nicole M. Scott practices family law in the Chicagoland area. Nicole focuses on providing her clients with results through zealous advocacy and passionate representation. Nicole prides herself on offering her clients practical expectations while understanding their needs and desired goals. As a child who was the center of a strenuous custody battle, Nicole understands the need for stability and security within the familial transition process. She also understands the need to have a transparent listening ear and empathetic heart during difficult times, and as such, is willing to be that person for her clients. Nicole uses her personal experiences as the foundation upon which she practices law.
Nicole has dedicated her career to family law. Her experience is inclusive of a clerkship in the Domestic Relations Division of the Circuit Court of Cook County with the Honorable Judge Lionel J. Baptiste, a clerkship with the Department of Children and Family Services, a law clerk position at a national family law firm and an associate position at a boutique firm. With over five years of family law experience, Nicole is able to provide her clients with realistic advice on how to achieve their overall objectives.
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||2016||07/06/2019|
|Associate Attorney||The Foray Firm||2017 - Present|
|Associate||Lakeside Law Group||2016 - 2017|
|Law Clerk||Schiller, DuCanto and Fleck||2014 - 2015|
|Extern for the Hon. Judge Lionel Jean Baptiste||Cook County Courts- Domestic Relations Division||2014 - 2014|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Cook County Bar Association||Member||2016 - Present|
|Black Women Lawyers Association||Member||2016 - Present|
|The John Marshall Journal of Information Technology and Privacy Law||Digital Love: Where Does the Marital Communications Privilege Fit in The World of Social Media Communications||2016|
|Cook County Bar Association publication, “Sidebar”||“Activities Between the Sheet Cause Sanctions in the Seat: Extramarital Affairs May Invoke a Duty To Recuse”||2016|
|John Marshall Law School, Chicago||JD - Juris Doctor||2016|
|Philadelphia University||BS - Bachelor of Science||2012|
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