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 Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office, practising in the Corporate Commercial Group. 

Nicole practises in most areas of commercial law, and has experience drafting and negotiating commercial agreements dealing with technology and intellectual property rights, including: master service agreements, licenses, cloud computing agreements, software service agreements, development agreements, and manufacturing and distribution agreements.

In her role as commercial counsel, Nicole has experience reviewing and assisting clients in their preparation of responses to large procurements (including government procurements) and strategic acquisitions (for example in respect of core platform software and services). Nicole also has experience with consumer protection laws, drafting terms of use for e-commerce websites and applications.

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. Before beginning her practice, Nicole 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.

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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.)