Nicole joined the Edward Jones Legal Division in 2017 and serves as the leader of the Discovery Center. Nicole is a graduate of Tulane Law School in New Orleans and has worked in litigation for over 20 years. In private practice, she worked as an associate in commercial litigation, torts, and complex class actions at Thompson Coburn LLP and Bryan Cave LLP. Thereafter, Nicole became an in-house litigation attorney, first as Associate General Counsel for Anheuser-Busch, and later as the head of global litigation for Peabody Energy. Prior to joining Edward Jones, Nicole has also served as an Assistant Dean at Washington University School of Law in St. Louis.