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Nikki Thompson

Adjunct Law Faculty

  • Nikki Thompson
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Nikki Thompson is a staff attorney in the Community Law Division at the Metropolitan Public Defender (MPD), working to reduce legal barriers that keep individuals in poverty.

Nikki has been at MPD since April 2017. She was previously an associate at Crowell & Moring in Washington D.C., served as Chief of Staff for the Oregon State Senate Majority Office, and was a senior policy analyst for the National Education Association.

A native Oregonian, she received her law degree from the Emory University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Lewis & Clark College. 



Previous Courses:
Center for Justice Reform Clinic - Fall 2018, Spring 2019

Specialty Areas & Course Descriptions

Criminal Justice Reform Clinic - Fall 2019, Spring 2020

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Nikki Thompson Adjunct Law Faculty

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