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Nicole Self-Drake Hughes
Director, Community Development Law Clinic
205-348-6293
nhughes@law.ua.edu

Nicole Self-Drake Hughes

B.A., The University of Alabama (1994); M.A., The University of Alabama (1997); J.D., cum laude, The University of Alabama (2004)

Legal practice: Director, Community Development Law Clinic (2012-present); Clinical Supervising Attorney/Staff Attorney, Domestic Violence Law Clinic (2006-2012); Director, Capital Defense Law Clinic (2006-2007); Staff Attorney, Community Development Law Clinic (2005-2007); Fisher Law Firm, Tuscaloosa, Alabama (2005)


Other relevant experience: Adjunct Professor, University of Alabama School of Law (2005-present) Spanish Speaking Lawyers Committee (2007-present); Hispanic Outreach Subcommittee, Public Relations Committee, Alabama State Bar (2005-2008); Research Associate, Professor Suzette Malveaux, University of Alabama School of Law (2005); Program Assistant, Spanish Outreach, University of Alabama (2002-2004); Spanish Instructor, University of Alabama (1999-2001)

Courses taught as Adjunct Professor: Introduction to Law in the United States, Legal Research and Writing for International Students, Spanish for Lawyers