Nicole M. Bayer is an associate in the firm’s casualty litigation department where she defends insured and self-insured entities in various litigation matters, including automobile, construction, and premises liability.
Prior to joining the firm, Nicole served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable D. Webster Keogh in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Civil Trial Division. During her time as a law clerk, Nicole assisted in various court proceedings including Jury and bench trials, conducted legal research on complex legal matters, and drafted judicial opinions.
Nicole earned her Juris Doctor (J.D.) from The University of Florida, Levin College of Law, where she graduated cum laude. During law school, Nicole was a member of the Journal of Law and Public Policy and served on the executive board as the Productions Chair. In addition to her participation with the Journal, Nicole also earned certificates in criminal law and family law, received the Levin College of Law’s Pro Bono Certificate of Excellence, and was inducted into Phi Delta Phi Honor Society. While in law school, Nicole served as a Judicial Extern to the Honorable Mary Day Coker of the Eighth Judicial Circuit, before working in the Office of the Public Defender as a Certified Legal Intern.
Prior to law school, Nicole earned her Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) from Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia, where she graduated magna cum laude.