Meet Our Legal Team

Nicole Bernabe Rice

Founder & ceo

Nicole Bernabe Rice is the proud owner of Bernabe Rice Law, PLLC, and serves as a highly experienced family law attorney. She opened her law firm in November of 2021 and has been practicing family law for over seven years. She is an aggressive and effective advocate for her clients. Nicole has a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology/Criminal Justice from Arizona State University and earned her Juris Doctor from Arizona Summit Law School in 2013. She is licensed to practice in Arizona. Nicole and her team at Bernabe Rice Law are passionate about helping others. She considers it an honor to be able to assist clients during one of the most challenging times of their lives. Nicole’s clients appreciate her dedication to their case, responsiveness, and genuine concern for their well-being. Nicole has successfully represented clients in a wide range of family law matters, including divorce, child custody, support issues, property settlements and post-decree modifications. Her honesty, top-notch work ethic, and reliability reflect in the quality of representation you will receive when working alongside her! So you can feel confident that Nicole is equipped to handle any family law matter that may arise. When she’s not in the office or courtroom advocating for her clients, Nicole can be found rooting for the Diamondbacks or Sun Devils (or any other Arizona team). As an Arizona native, she loves the sunny outdoors, traveling, and spending quality time with her husband and kids. Nicole’s extensive family law experience, combined with her dedication to her clients and family, make her the perfect choice for your family law needs.

Jenna Erickson


As the certified paralegal for the Bernabe Rice Law team, Jenna brings a wealth of knowledge and experience that allows her to serve clients confidently. Specializing in family law, she brings her expertise as a courtroom clerk at Maricopa County Superior Court and multiple law firms in the Valley. This valuable insight allows her to understand the inner workings of the courtroom and what clients can expect during their cases. Jenna is a master at handling those behind-the-scenes tasks like researching, coordination, and case preparation. Helping families through a distressing time inspires Jenna to deliver top-notch work and results.

When she is not working diligently on behalf of clients, Jenna is spending time with her daughter. As an Arizona native, She enjoys camping, hiking, visiting local art galleries, and heading on road trips to the beach.


She was brilliant. Always prepared and fought for me and my children. She listened to me ideas and had several methods to make my case be a success.
David S.
Nicole Bernabe & Jenna Erickson. Are the perfect team they're just Amazing,they really know what they doing,they always there for you they answer all my questions and concerns at all the time on no time. I highly recommend them and fair price. Divorce is not a good thing to deal with but if you ever need the expert help to represent you on your divorse case she's the right person to call. Exelent. Nicole & Jenna. Thank you for everything.
Jaime R.
Nicole and her team are true professionals. She was my divorce attorney and seamlessly guided me through the process. I felt comfortable with her every step of the way. Nobody ever wants to be in this position, but if you are, it's crucial to have an attorney that you can trust. I highly recommend Nicole Bernabe Rice!
Dustin B.
She made my entire process very smooth. Everything was completed in a timely manner and she responded very quickly to all my questions. I would highly recommend!
Jenna Q.