Nicole Herter Perkin


Santa Monica

(310) 943-4814

(310) 394-4700

Nicole represents clients in all aspects of employment litigation, including defending them against claims for wrongful termination, discrimination and harassment, and wage and hour violations. She also provides advice on compliance with federal and state medical leave laws, employee handbooks and personnel policies, and other employment issues.

Nicole earned her bachelor’s degree, cum laude, from University of California, San Diego and her law degree, cum laude, from George Washington University School of Law.



West Coast Expansion Continues with the Addition of 13 Labor & Employment Lawyers from Miller Law Group in California

August 01, 2019

Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce 13 attorneys from California’s Miller Law Group — one of the largest woman-owned employment law firms in the country — have joined its San Francisco and Los Angeles offices.

Events & Seminars

Upcoming Events

Addressing Bias in the Virtual Workplace for California Employers

January 27, 2021 - Webinar

Cozen O'Connor attorneys will be presenting this webinar on the challenges that employers face in addressing bias in the virtual workplace, and the best practices to mitigate the risks posed by those challenges.

Practice Areas


  • George Washington University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2007
  • University of California San Diego, B.A., cum laude, 2003
  • California

Member, American Bar Association

Advisory Board Member, Western Center on Law and Poverty, 2011-2012