Theresa Nickels

General Counsel · +1 (608) 240 2599

Leave a messagearrowCreated with Sketch.

General Counsel Theresa Nickels joined Baker Tilly in 2016 and is the firm’s most senior member of its legal team. Theresa supervises the firm’s work with outside counsel; oversees firm compliance; conducts subpoena and discovery activities; and manages engagement contract approvals.

  • Experience litigating complex commercial disputes, distribution and franchise cases; insurance coverage actions on behalf of insurance providers; and property tax cases involving numerous valuation issues
  • Has successfully first chaired dozens of trials, hearings and arbitrations
  • Served 12 years in the litigation department with Foley & Lardner LLP
  • Friends of MSCR (Madison School and Community Recreation), board of directors
  • American Heart Association Go Red for Women campaign, former executive leadership team member
  • Leadership Greater Madison
  • In Business Madison 40 Under 40 award (2012)

Location

Wisconsin

Education

University of Wisconsin Law School
Juris Doctor


St. Norbert College (Green Bay, Wisconsin)
Bachelor of Arts in english