San Diego Office
(Nicki) Demakis grew up in Mattapoisett, Massachusetts and graduated
in 1986 from Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire. She
attended Western State University College of Law, graduating Magna
Cum Laude in 1990 and was admitted to the California Bar in 1991.
She is also admitted to practice before the United States District
Court, Southern District of California. She is also a Certified
Specialist in the field of Worker’s Compensation Law by the Board of
Legal Specialization for the State Bar of California.
A partner with TID since
2000, Nicki has been practicing Worker’s Compensation Law since 1991
and currently concentrates her practice in representing primarily
self-insured employers and third party administrators in all aspects
of the defense of worker’s compensation claims. She represents many
local Southern California municipalities such as the City of
Escondido, the City of Chula Vista and the City of Oceanside. She
also represents many local public transportation entities, many of
the local school districts as well as public and private hospitals
and health care facilities.
Nicki is married to
her wife Carla and they live in their home in Jamul, CA with their 3
Boston Terriers, Daisy (firm mascot), Pickles and Pumpkin. Nicki and
Carla have a second home in Massachusetts that they spend a lot of
time at in the summer and hope to someday retire there with their
Nicki enjoys golf,
snowboarding in Mammoth, trout fishing and hiking in the Eastern
Sierra, and watching the Boston Red Sox beat the Yankees; the Bruins
beat the Canadians and the Patriots beat the Jets. She is a die-hard
New England sports fan. She also enjoy spending time when she is on
the east coast with her many nieces and nephews and friends and
When Nicki is not
working, on the golf course, hiking or fishing, she enjoys hanging
out with her family in Jamul and drinking a good home-brewed beer.