Staff

Emily Young
Executive Legal Assistant

Location: Michigan
Phone: 734-663-7550
Email: [email protected]

Emily Young, a Washington Native, spent her childhood in Germany and the Netherlands. She attended Syracuse University before transferring to the University of Michigan. Emily earned a BA in International Studies with an emphasis on Security, Norms, and Cooperation, and a minor in German Studies in the Winter of 2018.

She has had many unique experiences domestic and abroad throughout her academic career. Her experiences range from directing photography exhibits in Sicily to interning with the Prime Minister of New Zealand in their 2017 Campaign. Ms. Young's coursework in Human Rights and International Law has inspired her to explore the field of domestic law to create a positive impact on American society.

Currently, she is working under David Nacht as his Executive Assistant to attain an understanding of the intricacies of law and how it can be utilized to serve others. Emily would like to attend law school within the next few years.


Alisha Hawkins
Legal Assistant/Intake Coordinator

Location: Michigan
Phone: 734-663-7550
Email: [email protected]

Alisha M. Hawkins was born in Southfield, Michigan. She earned her paralegal certificate in 2013 at Stautzenberger Institute, then earned her Associates Degree in Applied Business concentration Paralegal in 2016 from Stautzenberger College. Ms. Hawkins practiced under probate, personal injury, medical malpractice and collections/landlord-tenant law. She is a member in good standing with NALS and is a notary public. In her spare time, Ms. Hawkins enjoys spending time with loved ones.


Olivia Gorczyca
Legal Assistant

Location: Michigan
Phone: 734-663-7550
Email: [email protected]

Olivia Gorczyca was born and raised in Michigan. She earned her BA in Spanish from Michigan State University in Spring 2017, and earned her Michigan Provisional Teaching Certificate in Spring 2018. Her language studies and studies in Spain have allowed her to work in a variety of fulfilling and challenging roles in her community. Her studies in language education as a part of Michigan State University's Teacher Preparation Program led her to develop a deep interest in educational equity and equality, and in the future she hopes to combine her experiences with education and law to work on behalf of education reform and policy. In her spare time, Olivia loves reading, cooking, and teaching herself new languages.


Kelly Christie
Office/Finance Manager

Location: Michigan
Phone: 734-663-7550
Email: [email protected]

Kelly Christie earned her bachelor's in business administration in 1991 from Eastern Michigan University, where she was vice president of the Entrepreneur's Association. Kelly has over 15 years of experience as an administrator for a small law firm before joining NachtLaw. She currently handles the billing, bookkeeping and office management for the firm.


Dolores Brauer
Business Manager/Marketing Director

Location: Michigan
Phone: 734-663-7550
Email: [email protected]

Dolores Brauer has been a member of the NachtLaw team since 2006. Dolores is a highly self-motivated and dependable professional with over 35 years of experience in leadership and business management. Dolores possesses multiple skills covering many fields, including business development, operations, sales, marketing and finance. Dolores is passionate about adding value to people, coaching them in personal growth and training them in developing their leadership skills. In her spare time, Dolores loves cooking, touring wineries, traveling and making new acquaintances.