• New Jersey


  • Rutgers School of Law – Newark, 2021
  • Rutgers University – New Brunswick, 2017


Nikita is an Associate in the Kennedys Basking Ridge office. Her practice focuses primarily on insurance coverage matters and frequently works with the firm’s Financial Lines team on directors and officer liability matters.

Nikita obtained her undergraduate degree from Rutgers University in New Brunswick before pursuing her legal education at Rutgers Law School located in Newark. She graduated in May 2021 with a Certificate in Corporate Governance from the Rutgers Law School Center for Corporate Law and Governance.

During her time at Rutgers Law School, Nikita served as the Senior Articles Editor of the Rutgers Law Record, Co-President of the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association, Law Student Liaison of the South Asian Bar Association of New Jersey, and Research Fellow for the Blockchain & FinTech Collaboratory.

Presentations and publications

  • Co-author, “The SEC Incentive-Based Compensation Clawback Rule is now effective,” published for Kennedys (February 2023)