Nicola spent time as inhouse counsel at a leading building society with a focus on dispute resolution and regulatory matters. She deals with regulators and can draft representations and advise on approach in the event of breaches or other regulatory events, as well provide policy advice.
Previous roles included acting as MLRO, DPO and COLP. Nicola was DPO when the GDPR was implemented, and led on information audits, including policy overhaul and process risk.
Nicola also has experience in a wide range of regulatory prosecutions including Trading Standards, Environmental Health, fraud, food safety, licensing, planning and education. She has acted as legal advisor on local authority planning, gambling and licensing committees and panels.