Kate E. Nicholson


BA magna cum laude, University of Pittsburgh
JD, Harvard Law School


Ms. Nicholson received her J.D. from Harvard Law School in 2008. As a law student, she interned at the Harvard Law School Immigration & Refugee Clinic at Greater Boston Legal Services. She also interned at the Center for Positive Care in Sibasa, South Africa. After graduating, she worked for Parker & Associates in Winchester, Massachusetts, specializing in bankruptcy work. In February 2015, she formed her own firm, Nicholson Shepard, in Cambridge, where she continues to work in bankruptcy law. She also works as a consultant with the Harvard Law School International Human Rights Clinic. Ms. Nicholson received her B.A., magna cum laude, from the University of Pittsburgh. This will be her third year teaching on the Program.

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