Nicole Nielsen Associate


Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 2015 - Ontario

Primary phone: +1 613-786-8651

Fax: +1 613-563-9869

Email: nicole.nielsen@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Ottawa


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Nicole Nielsen

Nicole Nielsen is an associate in the Ottawa office of Gowling WLG, practising in the Corporate Commercial Group. Nicole practises in most areas of corporate and commercial law, with a focus on commercial agreements, corporate finance, private M&A and incorporations.

Nicole completed the JD English common law program at the University of Ottawa, and is a graduate of the BA honours psychology program at Western University. During her undergraduate degree, Nicole worked as research assistant recruiting participants for personality studies and updating research to form a comprehensive summary of aggression research. Her honours thesis, a behavioural genetic investigation of personality, was nominated for the W. McClelland Award for most outstanding undergraduate thesis in the department of psychology.

Nicole recently completed a short-term contract with the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada. In her role as a research assistant in the Policy, Promotion and Research Division, Nicole researched financial consumer issues to assist in the development of policy initiatives aimed at promoting consumer rights in the financial sector. In conducting this research, Nicole worked closely with banking regulations as they pertain to the consumer provisions of the Bank Act.

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  • 2015

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2015
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2014

    • Education
      2014
      University of Ottawa, JD
  • 2010

    • Education
      2010
      University of Western Ontario, BA (Hons.)

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