Nikole Setzler Mergo - Nexsen Pruet, LLC

Nikole Setzler Mergo

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Ms. Nikole Mergo is a member licensed and representing clients in both South Carolina and North Carolina, practicing in complex commercial litigation with a concentration on employment litigation defense and advice and counseling, unfair business practices, and healthcare employment work.  She also has  experience in the coordination of the defense of nationwide litigation filed in South Carolina, class action practice, and pharmaceutical pricing defense. Ms. Mergo also provides daily employment law advice and counseling, as well as litigation defense, to corporate clients, including health care entities and providers and manufacturers, as well as locally owned businesses.  She assists those clients on matters involving all aspects of employment law, including representation before the District Courts of South and North Carolina, the EEOC and SHAC, and the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce.   Ms. Mergo received her B.A. in English with distinction from the University of Virginia in 1996.  In 1999, she received her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law, where she was a Semi-Finalist in the Lile Moot Court Competition and Senior Editorial Board Member of the Virginia Journal of International Law.

University of VirginiaBA 1996University of VirginiaJ.D. 1999
South Carolina Bar AssociationNorth Carolina Bar AssociationRichland County Bar AssociationPalmetto Center for Women

Office Location

1230 Main Street, Suite 700
Columbia, SC 29201
United States

Practice Areas

Litigation - Labor and Employment

Other Information

Gender: Female