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Nicole Summers

ABF/JPB Foundation Access to Justice Scholar 2021-22

Nicole Summers is a Clinical Instructor and Lecturer on Law at the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau of Harvard Law School, where she supervises and teaches clinical law students. Nicole’s clinical work focuses primarily on the representation of low-income tenants in eviction proceedings and low-wage workers in wage theft claims. Her scholarship on eviction, substandard housing conditions, fair housing, and other topics has appeared in both law and interdisciplinary journals including University of Chicago Law ReviewNorth Carolina Law Review, University of Pennsylvania Journal of Law and Social Change, and Political and Legal Anthropology Review. Nicole holds a Bachelor of Arts from Brown University, a Masters of Arts in Law and Diplomacy from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University, and a law degree from Harvard Law School. Nicole is also currently a 2021-2022 Bellow Scholar and a Research Affiliate at the NYU Furman Center.

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