Nicole J. Appelbaum


Nicole Appelbaum is an associate attorney with Chestnut Cambronne who possesses diverse litigation experience. Nicole spent several years clerking for district court judges, after which she prosecuted criminal cases ranging from felonies to misdemeanors, including felony possession of narcotics, gross misdemeanor abuse of vulnerable adults, DWI, assault and others. In addition, Nicole practiced insurance defense in Illinois where her responsibilities included handling complex bodily injury and property damage cases.

Most recently, Nicole has spent her time working with law enforcement, justice partners, and community partners to develop and implement strategies to address livability crimes specific to local communities.

Outside of the office, Nicole enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.