Visiting Assistant Professor of Law
Interim Director, Bronfein Family Law Clinic
John and Frances Angelos Law Center, Room 434
Administrative Assistant: Terry Berk
John and Frances Angelos Law Center, Room 200
J.D., DePaul University College of Law
B.A., Columbia University
Areas of Expertise
Clinical Legal Education
Children’s Deportation Defense
Professor Nickole Miller joined the faculty in 2017 as a Clinical Teaching Fellow with the Immigrant Rights Clinic. Currently, Miller is a Visiting Assistant Professor and directs the Bronfein Family Law Clinic, where students represent clients in litigation and systemic advocacy relating to gender violence and other family law issues.
Prior to joining the UB faculty, Miller was a Managing Attorney in the Children’s Representation Project at the Immigrant Defenders Law Center (ImmDef) in Los Angeles, California. At ImmDef, she defended children in deportation proceedings, represented individuals before the California Supreme Court, California Courts of Appeal and the Board of Immigration Appeals, and drafted legislation to enhance protections for unaccompanied minors. In addition to her immigration removal defense work at ImmDef, Public Counsel and the Immigration Center for Women and Children, Miller has extensive experience representing domestic violence survivors and children in child custody and guardianship proceedings.
Miller received her B.A. from Columbia University and graduated cum laude from DePaul University College of Law with a certificate in Public Interest Law. She is active in the Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA) and a member of the National Lawyers Guild.