Ms. Zimmerman is an Associate with Nichols Zauzig Sandler and concentrates on family law. Prior to joining the firm, she completed a one-year judicial clerkship with the Honorable Richard B. Potter in the 31st Judicial Circuit, Prince William County Circuit Court. This unique opportunity to work alongside a judge and see firsthand the reasoning behind judicial decisions provided Ms. Zimmerman with invaluable experience and insight into domestic relations practice from a judicial perspective. Ms. Zimmerman also gained significant experience in domestic relations practice in law school by participating in the CUA Family Law Clinic and interning at Children’s Law Center in Washington, DC, where she assisted clients with custody, guardianship and adoption cases involving at-risk children. Ms. Zimmerman was the 2012 recipient of the D.C. Women’s Bar Association Foundation Fellowship scholarship which funded her internship.