Nicola Watson

Nicola is originally from Truro, NS. She completed her articles at Pink Larkin, and joined the firm as an associate in June 2016.

Nicola received her law degree from Osgoode Hall Law School at York University. While at Osgoode, Nicola also completed the Labour and Employment Law Program curricular stream. During Nicola’s final year of law school, she participated in an exchange with the University of Amsterdam where she was enrolled in their International and European Labour Law LLM program.

During law school, Nicola spent a summer working at Legal Aid of Cambodia in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, assisting with matters involving both international and domestic criminal law as well as land law.

Nicola also spent a semester working at the Ontario Human Rights Legal Support Centre. At the Centre, she assisted in all aspects of the resolution of applications under Ontario’s Human Rights Code and gained significant experience in discrimination law.

Nicola is a member of the Canadian Association of Labour Lawyers and the Canadian Bar Association.

Nicola is on the Board of Directors for Bide-a-While Animal Shelter, and on the Board of the Halifax Regional Special Olympics Committee.

Year of Call
Nova Scotia, 2016

Law School
J.D., Osgoode Hall Law School at York University, 2015

University of New Brunswick

Labour Law