Nicolette has a practice focused in the areas of labour and employment law and insurance defence. In her labour and employment practice, she provides strategic advice to employers on various legal questions, including human rights issues, drafting policies and contracts, and supporting wrongful dismissal litigation, mediations and arbitrations. Nicolette also provides risk assessment advice to employers when dealing with labour and employment issues.
Her litigation practice is primarily in the insurance defence space. Nicolette advises clients on all aspects of litigation, with extensive experience drafting pleadings, briefs and legal opinions.
During law school, Nicolette completed a judicial internship at the Court of Appeal of New Brunswick under the direction of The Honourable Justice Charles A. LeBlond. Throughout her law degree, she was ranked at the top of her law class each year.
Nicolette is a member of the Law Society of New Brunswick, the Canadian Bar Association and the Association des juristes d’expression française du Nouveau-Brunswick. She is actively involved as a director for the Greater Moncton S.P.C.A. and for Français pour l’avenir/French for the Future.
Nicolette is a member of her community choir, and greatly enjoys travelling and the culinary arts.
May 27, 2022
The COVID-19 pandemic is (arguably) gone but the pre-pandemic labour crunch - for both white and blue collar workers - is back. And there’s no…
Apr 1, 2022
While the Canada emergency response benefit (CERB) has ended, the focus on the concept of a universal or guaranteed basic income the COVID-19…
Oct 14, 2021
We are pleased to introduce our new 2021 associate lawyers to the McInnes Cooper team: Nicolette Belliveau, Colin Boyd, Tom Creagh, Savannah…