Kathy W. Nichols
Telephone: (949) 222-2008
Facsimile: (949) 222-2012
Ms. Nichols is an associate attorney at Carlson & Jayakumar. She has practiced law since 2004 with a focus in business litigation. At Carlson & Jayakumar, Ms. Nichols practices healthcare law and represents a variety of clients including hospitals, physicians, licensed healthcare professionals, and professional corporations. Ms. Nichols has extensive experience representing licensed professionals before the California Medical Board and Board of Chiropractic Examiners from the investigation stage through trial. She also represents physicians and medical groups in Medicare and private healthcare insurance audits and fraud investigations. Ms. Nichols also advises physicians and medical groups regarding corporate and healthcare laws. Ms. Nichols received her J.D. in 2003 from the Chapman University School of Law in Orange, California. Ms. Nichols received her B.A. degree from the University of California, Riverside in 1999.
Prior to joining Carlson & Jayakumar, Ms. Nichols practiced business litigation with an emphasis in real estate.
Chapman University School of Law (J.D., 2003)
University of Californa, Riverside (B.A., History/Law & Society, 1999)
Admitted to Practice in:
All California State Courts
United States District Court for the Northern District of California
United States District Court for the Central District of California
Associate, Carlson & Jayakumar, March 2012 – Present
Associate, Hart, King & Coldren APLC, 2007-2012
Associate, Michelman & Robinson, LLP, 2004-2007
California State Bar Association
Orange County Bar Association