Blizzard & Zimmerman Attorneys are pleased to announce that Katherine “Nikki” Proa has joined the firm as its seventh and newest attorney at the Abilene firm.
Nikki’s practice focuses on criminal defense and criminal appeals.
Proa received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Classics at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island. She received a juris doctorate degree from the University of Houston Law Center, Houston, Texas where she served as President of the Hispanic Law Students Association.
Nikki’s wide knowledge of criminal law and procedure allows her to assertively advocate for her clients in post-conviction matters ranging from Aggravated Assault to Capital Murder in appeals, motions for a new trial, petitions for discretionary review, and 11.07 writs of habeas corpus.
She is experienced in pretrial and trial misdemeanor and felony matters, including entrance into DWI Pretrial Intervention to help her clients.