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Ashley Nyce

Visiting Professor


Ashley Nyce is a Clinical Teaching Fellow and Supervising Attorney in the Health Justice Alliance (HJA) Law Clinic. Prior to joining HJA, Nyce was a coordinating attorney in the Special Education Unit (SEU) at the New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) where she worked with families and healthcare providers to advocate for appropriate educational services on behalf of students with disabilities attending traditional public and charter schools in New York City. While at NYLAG, Nyce was a mentor attorney for the Disability and Civil Rights Clinic at Brooklyn Law School, supporting clinic students engaged in special education advocacy on behalf of adolescents and young adults.

Nyce also served as a Guardian ad Litem at the Children’s Law Center (CLC) where she provided comprehensive representation for children in D.C.’s abuse and neglect system, and carried a limited number of special education cases with CLC’s Healthy Together Program. Prior to law school, Nyce taught third grade at a public charter school in Detroit, Michigan.