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About Nicole

Nicole Boeckmann represents companies and individuals in complex criminal and civil investigations, drawing on her extensive trial experience at the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York and the New York County District Attorney’s Office.

Nicole served in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York from 2004 through 2024. She successfully prosecuted, briefed and served as the lead attorney for 10 jury trials and argued multiple appeals before the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

She held various positions at the Eastern District, including First Assistant US Attorney, Chief of the Criminal Division and most recently Chief of the Long Island Division. As Long Island Chief, Nicole supervised over 60 employees, including 25 assistant US attorneys in the Criminal and Civil Divisions, on white-collar crime, public corruption, national security, cybercrime, money laundering, False Claims Act and environmental justice matters.

From 1997 to 2004, Nicole was an Assistant District Attorney for the New York County District Attorney’s Office, where she handled all aspects of criminal prosecutions from investigation through trial. She tried 25 jury trials to verdict, including murder, attempted murder, assault, rape, robbery, burglary, weapons possessions and narcotics offenses.

Nicole is an adjunct professor at St. John’s University School of Law, where she teaches criminal procedure investigations. She served as a legal intern to the Honorable Stanley S. Harris in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia prior to joining the New York County District Attorney’s Office.

Credentials

Education

Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law,
J.D.
1997
magna cum laude
University of Michigan,
B.A.
1994
honors convocation recipient

Bar Admissions

New York
New Jersey

News

Noteworthy

Noteworthy

New York City Bar Association
Henry L. Stimson Medal, 2019
Manhattan District Attorney’s Association
Career Excellence Award, 2017
Federal Drug Agents
Foundation Award, 2017
Eastern District Association
Charles E. Rose Award, 2014
Federal Law Enforcement Officers’ Foundation
Federal Prosecutor of the Year Award, 2013