Nicole A. Naleway

Nicole A. Naleway

Senior Associate
Santa Ana, California
866-439-1295 (Toll-Free)

Nicole received her Bachelors of Arts degree in Psychology and Business Management from the University of California, Irvine, where she graduated magna cum laude. During her time at UCI, she was an active member of the Pi Beta Phi Sorority program. Nicole later attended Chapman University, Dale E. Fowler School of Law, where she graduated cum laude.

While at Chapman, Nicole was the managing editor of the Nexus Journal. She received seven (7) CALI awards for earning the highest grade in courses, including Evidence, Constitutional Law I, Select Topics in American Law, and Legal Analysis. As a first year law student, she was a quarter finalist for the Oral Argument Competition. As a second-year law student, she gained courtroom experience as a certified law clerk with the Orange County District Attorney's Office in Fullerton.

Nicole currently handles employment liability claims, insurance defense, professional liability, medical malpractice, personal injury, and family law.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Employment Law and Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Subrogation
  • Dental Malpractice

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2014


  • Fowler School of Law, Chapman University, Orange, California
    • J.D. cum laude
  • University of California, Irvine, California
    • B.A. magna cum laude
    • Major: Psychology
    • Minor: Business Management

Honors and Awards

  • National Order of Scribes Award as Outstanding Law Graduate, 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Orange County Bar Association, 2014 - 2016

Past Employment Positions

  • Castillo Harper, APC, Associate Attorney, 2014 - 2016

Pro Bono Activities

  • Legal Aid Society of Orange County, 2014


  • English


  • Pi Beta Phi