L. Nicole Allan represents clients in all facets of commercial litigation. Prior to joining Keker, Van Nest & Peters, Ms. Allan served as a judicial law clerk to Judge Jon S. Tigar of the U.S District Court for the Northern District of California.
Ms. Allan earned her J.D. from Stanford Law School and B.A. in English from Yale University. At Stanford, she participated in the Supreme Court Litigation Clinic, externed at the ACLU, and served as a research assistant to Professors Michelle Wilde Anderson and Nora Freeman Engstrom. Prior to law school, she worked as a senior editor at The Atlantic and helped launch The California Sunday Magazine.