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Nickole Miller

Nickole Miller

Immigrant Defenders Law Center
Managing Attorney
Los Angeles, CA, USA


Nickole is a Managing Attorney in the Children’s Representation Project at the Immigrant Defender’s Law Center. She helps lead a team of social justice attorneys providing zealous legal representation to unaccompanied minors in removal proceedings. Nickole practices trauma-informed lawyering and strives to empower her young clients. Prior to joining the Immigrant Defenders Law Center, Nickole worked in the Immigrants’ Rights Project at Public Counsel as a Staff Attorney where she represented teen asylum seekers and abused, abandoned, and neglected children eligible for Special Immigrant Juvenile Status. Through this work, Nickole has emerged as a leading expert on the intersection of family law and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status. Previously, Nickole was a Staff Attorney at the Immigration Center for Women and Children where she represented victims of domestic violence, human trafficking, and other serious crimes in their affirmative and defensive U Visa, T Visa, and VAWA applications. Nickole also served as a Legal Fellow at the Public Law Center where she organized and led DACA workshops. Prior to her legal career, Nickole worked as a research assistant for the Centro de Estudios Legales y Sociales in Buenos Aires, Argentina and as the Festival Coordinator for the Human Rights Watch Film Festival in New York. Nickole received her B.A. from Columbia University and graduated cum laude from DePaul University College of Law with a certificate in Public Interest Law. She is an active member of the National Lawyers Guild, and in her free time enjoys hiking with her husband Erik and reading a good book on the couch with her cats, Prof. Lupin and Albus Dumbledore.

Nickole Miller is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Nuts and Bolts of SIJS in California Family Courts - Representing Unaccompanied Children in California – Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T Visas, and Confidentiality, Monday, December 19, 2016
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Nuts and Bolts of SIJS in California Family Courts - Nuts and Bolts of SIJS in California Family Courts, Monday, December 19, 2016
Transcripts  Transcripts Nuts and Bolts of SIJS in California Family Courts - Nuts and Bolts of SIJS in California Family Courts, Monday, December 19, 2016
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Nuts and Bolts of SIJS in California Family Courts - Nuts and Bolts of SIJS in California Family Courts, Monday, December 19, 2016
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Representing Unaccompanied Children in California – Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T Visas, and Confidentiality, Saturday, December 31, 2016, San Francisco, CA
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