Nickole Medel focuses her practice on complex litigation matters. She began her career at WilmerHale as a summer associate in 2018. 

While pursuing her legal education, Ms. Medel was a judicial intern for the Honorable Robin Meriweather of the US District Court for the District of Columbia and for the Honorable Florence Pan of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. 

Prior to law school, Ms. Medel worked as a Senior Research Assistant for the Healthy Beginnings Project, where she focused her research on care practices and policies for incarcerated pregnant women and recidivism reduction efforts. 


  • Education

    • JD, The George Washington University Law School, 2019

      with Highest Honors

      Order of the coif, George Washington Scholar, Willard Waddington Gatchell Award, Dean’s Fellow

      Associate, The George Washington Law Review

    • BA, Psychology, minor in Dance, College of William and Mary, 2016

      magna cum laude
  • Admissions

    • District of Columbia

    • Virginia