Nicole was born into humble roots in Sioux Falls in 1989. Her father grew up in a family of farmers, and her mother grew up into a family focused on business. Their backgrounds ingrained in Nicole the importance of working hard and never giving up. Nicole was raised and holds South Dakota values and ethics that she carries into her practice of law today. Nicole was selected as a Top 10 Personal Injury Attorney under 40 for the State of South Dakota in 2017. In 2018, Nicole was nominated as a Criminal Law Rising Star from the American Institute of Legal Advocates. Nicole is also a mentor for the Women to the Workforce (YWCA Embe) program. Nicole spends her free time with her husband at the lake in Okoboji, babysitting her nephews and niece, keeping up with recent legislature with the Sioux Falls League of Women Voters and ACLU, volunteering as a Judge through the Teen Court diversion program, binge-watching Netflix crime dramas, and running marathons.
Nicole T. Griese