Nico Bernardi


Nico completed her articles at JML, working initially in family law before transitioning to construction law. She now practices in construction law, commercial litigation and administrative law. Prior to coming to JML, Nico completed a one-year clerkship at the Federal Court. At JML, she has assisted with the prosecution of professional discipline matters for professional regulatory bodies.

Prior to law school, Nico completed a Bachelor of Arts from McGill University. She then obtained a certificate in Construction Carpentry from Fanshawe College. Nico moved to the West Coast to attend UBC where she obtained a Master’s in International Forestry. Her extensive post-secondary education helped develop Nico’s factually-detailed approach to legal work and construction files.

In her free time, Nico can be found running, walking her dog or playing board games with her partner and kiddo.


Education & Bar Admissions

  • B.A., McGill University, 2014
  • M.I.F., University of British Columbia, 2016
  • J.D., University of Victoria, 2020