Vedder Price

Nicole M. Smith

Associate

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Nicole M. Smith

Associate

Nicole M. Smith is an Associate in the New York office of Vedder Price and a member of the firm’s Global Transportation Finance team.

Ms. Smith concentrates her practice in financial transactions, with a focus on secured lending and asset finance. Ms. Smith represents banks, operating lessors, other financiers and airlines in a variety of cross-border and domestic finance transactions.

Prior to joining Vedder Price, Ms. Smith served as an associate in the New York office of a boutique law firm specializing in aviation.

Ms. Smith has advised airlines and other entities on various commercial matters, including lease agreements, charter agreements, maintenance agreements, and consultancy agreements. She also has experience representing airlines and insurers in commercial litigation, tort and personal injury litigation, class action litigation, and litigation arising under international treaties in both federal and state court. Ms. Smith has also counseled clients on aviation regulatory compliance and enforcement matters.

While in law school, Ms. Smith worked as an intern at the United States District Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York and was the recipient of the Dean’s Award for Emory’s Doing Deals: Deal Skills course.

Nicole M. Smith

Associate

Education

  • Emory University School of Law, J.D., 2013
  • Georgetown University, B.A., 2009

Nicole M. Smith

Associate

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2014
  • New Jersey, 2014

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York

Affiliations

Member, American Bar Association

Nicole M. Smith

Associate