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Nicole Fisher

Nicole Fisher

Managing Partner
Location:
Kansas City, Missouri
Phone:
816-673-2890
Email:

Nicole is the founder and managing partner of Fisher Law LLC. Nicole focuses her practice exclusively in family law litigation. Nicole prides herself in providing her clients with skilled advocacy while being compassionate to the crisis at hand.  Nicole is licensed to practice law in both Missouri and Kansas.

After attending undergrad at Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa, Nicole obtained her law degree from the University of Missouri, Kansas City. Immediately after graduating from law school, Nicole moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, where she worked for the Federal Public Defender. Missing the Midwest, Nicole moved backed to Kansas City where she clerked for the Honorable Marco Roldan in Independence, Missouri. Nicole opened her own practice in 2011.

Nicole is actively involved with various bar associations including an Executive Committee Member for the Association for Women Lawyers, Chair-Elect of the Missouri Bar Young Lawyers Section and a member of the American Bar Association, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Johnson County Bar Association, Eastern Jackson County Bar Association, and American Inns of Court. Additionally, Nicole is an active member and volunteer through the Junior League of Kansas City.

Many legal groups have recognized Attorney Nicole Fisher with awards. She was chosen in 2016 to receive the Missouri Lawyers Weekly Rising Star Women’s Justice Award, Rising Star list by Super Lawyers 2015, 2016, & to 2016, the Kansas City Business Journal Best of the Bar 2013, 2014, 2015, & 2016, 2016 Young Lawyer of The Year by the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, and 2015 Missouri Lawyers Weekly Up & Coming Award. Nicole enjoys traveling the globe, local sports (GO ROYALS), live music, and is an avid animal lover.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri
  • Kansas

Education

  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, Missouri
    • J.D. - 2006
    • Law Review: University of Missouri – Kansas City Law Review, Literary Editor
  • Graceland University
    • B.A. - 2003
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Business Administration

Classes/Seminars

  • Being Intentional about Your Practice, Association of Women Lawyer’s CLE in the City, November 8, 2011 - Present
  • Family Law 101, Missouri Bar Annual Meeting, September 23, 2011 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Named 2016 Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association Young Lawyers of the Year
  • 2016 Missouri Lawyers Weekly Women’s Justice Award
  • Rising Star by Super Lawyers for 2015 and 2016
  • Best of the Bar for 2013, 2014, 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Family Law Committee, Member
  • Association of Women Lawyers, Social Activities Vice Chair
  • Missouri Bar Young Lawyers Section, Executive Council Member
  • Eastern Jackson County Bar Association, Young Lawyer Representative
  • American Bar Association
  • Metropolitan Bar Association Young Lawyers Section

Past Employment Positions

  • Leonard & Finley, LLC, Lee’s Summit, Missouri, Associate
  • Honorable Marco A. Roldan of the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit of the State of Missouri, Law Clerk
  • Federal Public Defender’s Office in Las Vegas, Nevada, Research and Writing Attorney

Pro Bono Activities

  • Junior League of Kansas City, Volunteer