A Concho Valley woman is a licensed attorney after taking the oath, Monday afternoon, to support the Constitution of the United States.
Alexa Nichols, 27, was sworn into the Texas State Bar by Congressman Mike Conaway.
Nichols has over come obstacles following a swimming pool accident that left her paralyzed. Not letting adversity get in the way of her dreams, Nichols earned a biology degree from Angelo State University and went on to complete law school at Southern Methodist University.
During college she took an internship in Congressman Conway’s office in Washington DC.