Prior to joining Jones Day, Nikola Malcolm was inducted into the Atlanta IP Inn of Court for her performances as a legal extern for two Fortune 100 companies. In 2018, Nikola was a Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Scholar at a large technology company in Seattle, Washington. She also worked as an elementary educator and created content for an online mathematics textbook company. In 2015, Nikola was admitted to the Teach For America Leadership Cohort.
- Emory University (J.D. 2019); Johns Hopkins University (M.S.Ed. with honors 2016); Spelman College (B.A. in Sociology/Criminology 2014; Ethel Waddel Githii honors; Most Outstanding Senior Thesis)
- Extern to Judge Kimberly M. Esmond Adams, Superior Court of Fulton County, Atlanta, Georgia (Fall 2017)