Nicole K. Pedi

Associate

302.651.7844
302.498.7701 (fax)
pedi@rlf.com

Nicole focuses her practice primarily on commercial and intellectual property litigation in Delaware’s state and federal courts.

While in law school, Nicole served as a student works editor for the Villanova Law Review, receiving the Villanova Law Review Dedication Award in 2015. She also served as a legal writing teaching assistant for Professor Candace Centeno. Nicole argued in Villanova’s 55th annual Theodore L. Reimel Moot Court Competition, where her team was awarded first place and she was selected as the best oralist of the competition. She was also awarded Villanova’s Leadership and Scholarship Award by the law school faculty, and was presented with the Dorothy Day Award for completing over 40 hours of pro bono service.

Prior to attending law school, Nicole worked as a district representative for a New York state senator for two years, and participated in a number of political campaigns in New York.

Publications

  • "Delaware's Two Courts for Trade Secrets and Restrictive Covenants," ABA, January 26, 2016   View >
  • Bright “IDEA” or Missing the Mark? The Third Circuit Restricts Reimbursement For Residential Placement Under the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act, 59 Vill L. Rev. 847 (2014).

Education

  • J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Villanova University School of Law, 2015
  • B.A., Women's and Gender Studies and Government (Double Major); Justice and Peace Studies (Minor), cum laude, Georgetown University, 2010

Admitted to Practice

  • Delaware, 2016
  • Pennsylvania, 2016
  • New Jersey, 2016
  • United States District Court, District of Delaware, 2016

Pro Bono Activities

  • Protection From Abuse Team, Delaware Volunteer Legal Services

Practices

  • Intellectual Property
  • Litigation

Education

  • J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Villanova University School of Law, 2015
  • B.A., Women's and Gender Studies and Government (Double Major); Justice and Peace Studies (Minor), cum laude, Georgetown University, 2010

Publications

  • "Delaware's Two Courts for Trade Secrets and Restrictive Covenants," ABA, January 26, 2016   View >
  • Bright “IDEA” or Missing the Mark? The Third Circuit Restricts Reimbursement For Residential Placement Under the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act, 59 Vill L. Rev. 847 (2014).