Nicola Mitchell


Philadelphia, PA

Nicola Mitchell currently works on matters involving civil tax litigation on behalf of the firm’s Corporate Trust client and the City of Philadelphia where she handles state court matters and appellate court litigation for both of these clients.

She is a former Trial Commissioner, Forfeiture Coordinator at the Court of Common Pleas and a Legal Consultant, Judicial Fellow for the 2015 Day Forward, Major Jury Program, directed by the Honorable Jacqueline F. Allen at the Court of Common Pleas in Philadelphia. Ms. Mitchell also worked as a contract attorney for various law firms in the Philadelphia area, assisting clients with e-discovery requirements and ensuring the protection of data subject to privacy laws during the document production phase.

Ms. Mitchell is a Certified Civil Litigation Arbitrator for the Compulsory Arbitration Program, Court of Common Pleas in Philadelphia. She is a member of the Philadelphia Bar Association as well as the National Bar Association, Women Lawyers Division (Philadelphia Chapter).

She was admitted to the Pennsylvania and Bar in 1998.

Ms. Mitchell received a Bachelor of Arts in International Politics from Pennsylvania State University in 1993 and her law degree from Widener University School of Law in 1997.