Nicole Furlan Summer Law Student

Speaks:  English

Primary office:  Calgary

Nicole Furlan

Nicole Furlan is a summer law student in Gowling WLG’s Calgary office. She is entering her third year of the JD program at the University of Calgary after transferring from Western University.

Prior to law school, Nicole completed a bachelor of science in neuroscience with a minor in philosophy. Nicole completed an undergraduate thesis in philosophy, focusing on the ethical implication of psilocybin-based research. She also completed research in two neuroscience labs, studying the effects of differing severities of colitis on executive functioning as well the impact of paternal preconception nicotine exposure on mice and rats.

At the University of Calgary, Nicole is co-president of the Runnymede Society, a volunteer caseworker with Student Legal Assistance, and is involved in the university’s choir.

During her studies, Nicole spearheaded a successful volunteering organization, Circle K International Lethbridge, and has volunteered with the Humane Society, a family centre, a soup kitchen and a senior citizens organization.

Outside of her academic career, Nicole is a child and youth-care counsellor at Hull Services, an actress and a signed model. Nicole’s hobbies include playing piano, ballet, motorcycling, and singing.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2025

    • Education
      University of Calgary, JD (expected)
  • 2021

    • Education
      The University of Lethbridge, BSc in Neuroscience, minor in Philosophy