Nicole Sieb Smith represents national and local businesses and institutions in diverse litigation matters with a focus on employment defense, commercial, insurance coverage and casualty matters. An experienced litigator, Nicole has represented clients in state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate levels, as well as before administrative boards.
As part of her employment practice, Nicole represents employers in the public and private sectors in cases involving claims of discrimination, harassment, whistle-blower violations, wrongful termination, retaliation, and violation of civil rights. Nicole also has particular experience in defending website inaccessibility claims brought under the ADA and the Rehabilitation Act. She is an experienced speaker on the topic of website accessibility, and is able to assist her clients to identify the legal considerations involved in auditing and remediating web content and to retain appropriate consultants.
In her commercial practice, Nicole represents individuals and companies in commercial litigation matters including contract and real estate disputes. Additionally, her casualty practice includes defending public and private clients against claims involving premises liability, general negligence and other tort claims. Nicole also represents insurance companies in a variety of coverage issues including First Party Claims and in the prosecution of recovery actions to combat insurance fraud.