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Nicole E. Demmon


(206) 695-5139
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701 Fifth Avenue
Suite 2100
Seattle, WA 98104


J.D., magna cum laude, Seattle University School of Law, 2012

  • Dean’s List (2010-2012)
  • End of Year Academic Scholarship (2010 & 2011)
  • Seattle University Legal Writing Scholarship Finalist (2010)
  • CALI Awards: Comprehensive Pretrial Advocacy; Mediation, Advocacy & Collaborative Law; and Legal Writing I
  • Competitions: Negotiation & Client Counseling – Finalist; 1L Administrative Law; Fredric Tausend Appellate; Mock Trial

B.B.A., magna cum laude, University of San Diego, 2005

  • Leadership Minor
  • American Humanics Certificate
  • First Honors – Dean’s List (2001-2005)
  • University of San Diego Deans’ Scholarship (2001-2005)


Best Lawyers in America® Ones to Watch distinction in Litigation - Labor and Employment (2021)

Super Lawyers® Rising Star (2018, 2019, 2020)

Nicole E. Demmon is a partner in the Seattle office. Her practice focuses on employment litigation where she represents employers in discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, and wage and hour matters. Ms. Demmon practices in both state and federal court.

Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Ms. Demmon practiced civil litigation at a Seattle-based law firm. Her practice included complex commercial litigation, as well as school, employment, and personal injury law.

In addition to her busy practice, Ms. Demmon serves as a volunteer attorney for the King County Bar Association’s Housing Justice Project and at one of the bar association’s legal clinics. She is also a member and former board member of a local women’s organization, Women’s Philanthropic Investment Group of Seattle.


U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington


Washington State Bar Association
William L. Dwyer Inn of Court Member (2011-present) – VP of Community Development & Membership, DR Board

Community Involvement

KCBA Housing Justice Project & Legal Clinic (2013-present)
Women’s Philanthropic Investment Group (2010-present)