Honors and Recognitions

Goodell DeVries Salutes Partner K. Nichole Nesbitt on her Leading Women Award

November 2011

Congratulations to K. Nichole Nesbitt for being one of the recipients of The Daily Record’s Leading Women award this year.  This award is being presented to 46 women in Maryland, age 40 years or younger, in recognition of the tremendous accomplishments they have made in their careers, including professional experience, community involvement, and a commitment to inspiring change.

Ms. Nesbitt's current practice concentrates on employment law, commercial litigation, civil rights defense, professional liability defense, and general insurance defense.  She handles cases primarily before the United States District Courts for Maryland and the District of Columbia , the Circuit Courts of Maryland, and the Superior Court for the District of Columbia.  She is responsible for all aspects of case management, including the development of case strategy, selection of expert witnesses, taking and defending of expert and fact witness depositions, and preparation of pleadings and motions.  She has obtained summary judgment on behalf of numerous clients and has assisted in several jury trials resulting in defense verdicts.