Nicole Manley, Esq. is the newest addition to the Firm. Nicole represents clients in a variety of areas including estate planning, estate administration, family law, credit card defense, mortgage foreclosure, as well as Criminal and DUI Defense.
Nicole is a Berks County native, and a 2002 graduate of Oley Valley High School. Nicole went on to earn her undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice and Professional Writing at Kutztown University in 2011, graduating magna cum laude.
During her time at Kutztown University, Nicole was granted membership in Alpha Phi Sigma, the national honors society of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences and Alpha Sigma Lambda, the Non-Traditional Students Honor Society.
Nicole earned her Juris Doctor from Widener University School of Law in 2014. During law school, Nicole was a member of the Widener Law Moot Court Honor Society, and participated in the annual Domenick L. Gabrielli National Family Law Moot Court Competition in Albany, New York.
Nicole worked as a Certified Legal Intern at the Harrisburg Widener Civil Law Clinic, and Vice-President of the Animal Legal Defense Fund. Nicole interned for the Pennsylvania Department of Banking, as well as serving as a law clerk to the Honorable Judge Jeanine Turgeon in the Dauphin County Court of Common Pleas in the Spring of 2014.
Nicole serves as a Board Member on Berks Community Action Program (BCAP), a non-profit organization serving low-income families and individuals with financial assistance. Nicole also acts as Corresponding Secretary of the Business and Professional Women of Pennsylvania Organization (BPW). BPW is statewide organization which advocates for working women in Pennsylvania. In June of 2016, Nicole was nominated to participate in the Young Careerist Competition in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Through this opportunity, Nicole presented a speech to over 150+ members of the organization at the annual Convention.
Nicole is currently a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the Berks County Bar Association. Nicole is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Nicole is also a member of Berks Mont Business Association (BMBA) and Building a Better Boyertown (BBB).
Areas of Practice
- Wills / Trusts / Estates
- Family Law
- Real Estate Law
- Criminal Law
- Pennsylvania, 2014
- Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
- Widener University School of Law, J.D., 2014
- Kutztown University, B.A., magna cum laude, 2011
Honors and Awards
- Participant in the Young Careerist Competition, 2016
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Board Member on Berks Community Action Program
- Corresponding Secretary of the Business and Professional Women of Pennsylvania Organization
- Pennsylvania Bar Association Member
- Berks County Bar Association Member
- Berks Mont Business Association Member
- Building a Better Boyertown Member