Nikita is a member of Butler Snow’s litigation department and practices within the Pharmaceutical, Medical Device and Healthcare Litigation group. ​

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Associations

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 2016
  • U.S. District Courts
    • Mississippi: Northern, Southern
  • U.S. Court of Appeals
    • 5th Circuit

Education & Honors

  • Mississippi College School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2016
    • Executive Editor, Law Review
    • Moot Court Board
    • The Order of Barristers
    • The National Order of Scribes
    • Finalist, August A. Rendigs National Products Liability Moot Court Competition
    • First Place, Appellate Advocacy Award, Copeland, Cook, Taylor, & Bush Moot Court Competition
    • Judge Robert G. Gillespie Award for Best Oralist, Copeland, Cook, Taylor, & Bush Moot Court Competition
    • Recipient, Mississippi Bar Award – Litigation Section
  • University of Southern Mississippi, B.A., Criminal Justice, 2013
    • Leslie Rawls Fletcher Academic Scholarship
    • Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society
    • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
    • Campus Civitan Club
    • Eagle Ambassador
  • Clerkship, Honorable Carlton w. Reeves, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Mississippi, 2016-2017

Papers, Presentations, & Publications

  • Speaker, 41st Annual Mississippi Labor & Employment Law Conference, August 2018.
  • Author, “The Wait is Over – Opinion Letters are Back,” eLABORate, April 2018.
  • Author, “Majority Republican NLRB Reasserts Exclusive Authority to Settle Labor Cases,” eLABORate, December 2017.