Nicole is originally from Rosthern, Saskatchewan and first moved to Regina in 2000, where she obtained a Bachelor of Music degree, with great distinction, in Vocal Performance. She then moved to Vancouver where she studied opera for two years. Following that, she returned to Saskatchewan to pursue her other passions: law and politics. She earned a Master of Arts degree in Political Studies in 2010, writing a thesis on Canada-US relations in the context of the Arctic. Nicole subsequently entered the College of Law and obtained her law degree with great distinction in 2013. She joined Olive Waller Zinkhan & Waller LLP as an articling student in June 2013.
Education and Professional:
Admitted to the Law Society of Saskatchewan, 2014
Juris Doctor (Law), University of Saskatchewan, 2013
Managing Editor of the Saskatchewan Law Review, 2012-2013
Alumna of the Saskatchewan Legislative Internship Program, 2011
Master of Arts (Political Studies), University of Saskatchewan, 2010
Bachelor of Arts, University of Saskatchewan, 2008
Associate Diploma (Piano Performance), Royal Conservatory of Music, 2007
Artist Diploma (Voice), Vancouver Academy of Music, 2006
Bachelor of Music (Vocal Performance), University of Regina, 2004
Professional Associations/Community Activities:
Member of the Canadian Bar Association
Chair of Business Law South Section
Member of the Regina Bar Association
Volunteer, Ask An Expert with Square One
Volunteer, Regina Free Legal Clinic with Pro Bono Law Saskatchewan
Regina and District Chamber of Commerce Paragon Awards Judge (2014 and 2016)
In her free time, Nicole enjoys music of all kinds, recreational sports, reading, watching and writing about the Roughriders, visiting her parents' farm, and spending as much time as she can with her nephew and nieces.
Please contact Nicole Hamm for more detailed information.