Jassy Vick Carolan LLP




Nicholas Hartmann represents clients in the media, entertainment, and technology industries in pre-filing investigations and dispute resolution, as well as complex litigation through trial and appeal.  

Prior to joining Jassy Vick Carolan, Nick was an associate at a national law firm handling class action, multi-district, and whistleblower cases related to healthcare and procurement fraud, securities and shareholder derivative claims, digital privacy, consumer protection, products liability, and employment.   Before that, Nick practiced at a large New York law firm where he represented multinational corporate clients in commercial disputes, patent litigation, and affirmative litigation to recover damages caused by counterfeiting and arbitrage.   Nick maintained an active pro bono docket, including briefing and arguing a criminal appeal resulting in an overturned conviction.

As a student at UC Irvine Law, Nick interned at the ACLU of Southern California, where he worked on matters concerning the First Amendment rights of protesters.   After graduation, Nick worked with a Los Angeles civil rights attorney on cases challenging unconstitutional municipal ordinances and police misconduct.   Nick then clerked for Judge Eric L. Clay of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and Magistrate Judge Andrew J. Peck of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.


Judge Eric L. Clay
     U.S. Court of Appeals
     Sixth Circuit, 2015-2016
Judge Andrew J. Peck
     U.S. District Court
     Southern District of N.Y., 2016-2018


UC Irvine School of Law (JD, magna cum laude, 2014)
     Pro Bono High Honors
     UC Irvine Law Moot Court
          Board Member
          Best Brief Award
CSU Fullerton (BA, summa cum laude, 2011)


New York