Third-Year Law Student
New York University School of Law
New York, New York
Nicolas is a third-year law student, and a Derrick Bell Scholar, at New York University School of Law. He is a student fellow at the Law School’s Center on Race, Inequality, and the Law. During his time at NYU Law, Nicolas has pursued his passion for criminal justice in various roles: prosecuting corrupt police officers and hate crimes offenders at the Department of Justice, defending indigent clients at three different Federal Defender offices, and supporting criminal justice appeals through the American Civil Liberties Union. He is also an avid member of the NYU Law student community, serving currently as the Law School’s Student Senator to NYU’s Graduate Student Government and serving formerly as the Co-Chair of the Latino Law Students Association. Prior to Law School, Nicolas worked as a management consultant for Deloitte Consulting for over two years. He received his undergraduate degree in English and Philosophy from the University of Chicago.