Nicole is an experienced practitioner in the field of international arbitration and all forms of Alternative Dispute Resolution (including adjudication, expert determination and dispute board processes). She has previously acted for owners of a large Russian oil refinery and a European government defending enforcement proceedings in relation to a military sales dispute.

Nicole is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. a Fellow of AMINZ (the Arbitrators and Mediators Institute of New Zealand) and also holds memberships with Arbitral Women, the International Chamber of Commerce and ICC New Zealand.