Shelly NichollsShelly Nicholls

Associate Attorney

Shelly holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Emerson College and a Juris Doctor from Suffolk University Law School, both earned through full-tuition merit-based scholarships. Her academic journey led her to serve as a professor in the Department of Political Science, Law, and Global Studies at Framingham State University.

Throughout her law school tenure, Shelly actively participated in organizations such as the National Lawyers Guild, Women in Law, and OutLaw. Her involvement in these groups exemplifies her commitment to championing the rights and visibility of marginalized communities, including women and the LGBTQIA+ community, ensuring their enhanced access to legal education and representation within the legal system.

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    Former Client

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    Eric

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    Linda

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    Former Client

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