Nelson G. Pichardo
Nelson G. Pichardo is an associate attorney at Friedman & Associates P.C. and practices in the areas of Criminal Defense, Employment Law, and Immigration Law.
Mr. Pichardo is a magna cum laude graduate of Southern Adventist University (B.A. History, Business Administration) and a graduate from Valparaiso University School of Law. During his four years at Southern Mr. Pichardo served as the President of Phi Alpha Theta, the national honors history society. While at Valparaiso University School of Law, he served as the Justice of Judging on the Executive Board of the Valparaiso Law Moot Court Society. Mr. Pichardo argued at the 23rd Annual Luther M. Swygert Memorial Moot Court Competition and was awarded Winning Team Honors.
Mr. Pichardo has served as judicial clerk for LaPorte County Judge William Boklund. After his judicial clerkship, he also served as a clerk for the Office of the LaPorte County Prosecuting Attorney.
Mr. Pichardo was born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and is fluent in Spanish. He is admitted to practice in Indiana and the Northern District of Indiana. Mr. Pichardo is member of the Indiana State Bar Association, LaPorte County Bar Association, and a Member of the American Immigration Lawyer’s Association.
State of Indiana
Other Court Admissions:
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
Valparaiso University School of Law (J.D.)
Southern Adventist University (B.A.), Magna Cum Laude