Nikita B. Cotton is an associate in the Corporate department of Paul Hastings and is based in the firm's New York office. She is a member of the Fintech & Payments Group and focuses on the representation of bank and non-bank financial institutions and other financial services companies in various transactional, regulatory, and general corporate matters.
Nikita received her law degree from the University of Michigan Law School, where she was a Research Assistant in the University of Michigan Center on Finance, Law & Policy, the Selections Editor for the Michigan Journal of Gender & Law, and a full-time extern at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in the Cyber Unit. Nikita also received a B.A. in Economics from New York University.