Nichole graduated from the University of New Mexico School of Law in May 2018 with a Juris Doctor and was admitted to the New Mexico State Bar in April 2019. She is a recipient of the Clinical Honors Award for her academic achievement and contributions to the Law School community.

Nichole has extensive experience in personal injury law having been a certified paralegal with the National Association of Legal Assistants since 2004, as well as working in various law firms in Texas and New Mexico for over 28 years. Nichole also served as Whitener Law Firm’s office manager for the past 11 years.


  • University of New Mexico, J.D., 2018
  • University of Phoenix, BS, 2013
  • Midland College, AAS, 2000

Professional Memberships:

  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers