Practice and Industry Groups

Nicole R. McAtee

Associate Los Angeles

Nicole McAtee is an associate in the firm's Los Angeles office. Nicole’s practice focuses on defending employers in state and federal court on a broad spectrum of employment issues, including wrongful termination, disability discrimination, sex discrimination, retaliation, harassment, failure to provide a reasonable accommodation, failure to engage in the interactive process, and various wage and hour disputes.  

Nicole received her Juris Doctor from the UCLA School of Law.  While in law school, Nicole was the Chief Editor of the UCLA Women’s Law Journal and a law clerk for the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office-Major Crimes Division.


  • Second-chaired jury trial in disability discrimination, failure to accommodate, and retaliation action, resulting in complete defense verdict 
  • Second-chaired jury trial in civil rights action, resulting in complete defense verdict
  • Second-chaired arbitration in age discrimination and retaliation action, resulting in complete defense verdict

Professional Activities and Speeches

Professional Activities:

  • Los Angeles County Bar Association