Nikki Pielop /  Of Counsel  /

Nikki Pielop is of counsel with FizerBeck, practicing estate planning, taxation, and probate law.  She focuses on the preparation of wills and trusts, leveraged gift strategies including family limited partnerships, and representing fiduciaries in estate administration.  Nikki began her law practice at Baker Botts in their private clients section before joining FizerBeck in 2007.  Prior to law school, Nikki served as a corps member and staff member for Teach For America.

Educational Background

  • Duke University (B.A, History and Public Policy, cum laude, 1997)
  • The University of Texas School of Law (J.D., with high honors, 2005)
  • Order of the Coif
  • Chancellors
  • Associate Editor, Texas Law Review

Professional Organizations & Memberships

  • Texas Bar Association, admitted 2005 (Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section)
  • Houston Bar Association (Probate, Trust, and Estate Section)
  • Houston Estate and Financial Forum
  • Houston Estate Planner's Association
  • Planned Giving Council of Houston

Professional Awards & Specializations

  • Board Certified, Estate Planning and Probate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Civic Involvement

  • The Kinkaid School, volunteer
  • Second Baptist Church, member