Nicola is a Lawyer and Trade Marks Attorney working predominantly in Intellectual Property. With a musical background, Nicola has a particular appreciation for the need to protect intellectual property.
Nicola has worked on many interesting matters protecting clients’ branding and intellectual property both in Australia and internationally. She was registered as a Trade Marks Attorney in early 2021 and routinely assists clients in trade mark matters before IP Australia.
Alongside Ben Gouldson and the IP team, Nicola also works on IP commercialisation advices, including strategies for protecting confidential information and designs, and securing appropriate structuring, licensing and various other agreements.
Nicola previously worked as a Client Services Assistant at another law firm before joining Clifford Gouldson, bringing with her experience in legal reception and safe custody management.
Nicola also holds a Master of Music degree and has worked in music education settings as a flute specialist teacher in Toowoomba for 20 years. Nicola continues to perform with various community musical groups when not working, and also enjoys spending time with family, friends and her dog, a bischoodle.
Nicola is also a Justice of the Peace (Qualified).
To get advice or send an enquiry to the Clifford Gouldson Lawyers team, email our office or call (07) 4688 2188.
*Registered as a Trade Marks Attorney and bound by the Code of Conduct for Trans Tasman Patent and Trade Marks Attorneys 2018. The Code is administered by the Trans Tasman IP Attorneys Board, contactable here.