NICOLE NEWMAN, Contractor Attorney

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Nicole Newman assists Rose Law Firm serve its clients as a member of the Firm’s extended network.  She has almost two decades of experience as a corporate generalist specializing in compliance, business and commercial transactions, intellectual property licensing, and technology.  As a corporate generalist, her practice has varied from global transactions and managing internal investigations to due diligence projects and enterprise-wide risk management implementation. In her practice of helping companies prepare for the next-stage of growth, she has focused on privacy, anti-bribery/anti-corruption, import/export, and all areas of compliance and company readiness. 


Nicole has served as In-House Counsel for various technology firms, where she has leveraged her generalist background to manage large-scale legal implementation projects. In several instances, these projects included enterprise-wise compliance, class action and shareholder litigation management, privacy program implementation (including GDPR), and global investigations and employment issues. Nicole’s greatest strengths include issue spotting and coordinating wide-reaching and global initiatives, whether transaction-based or limited to an internal initiative.


In her commercial practice, she has extensive experience drafting and negotiating license, hosting and technology service agreements.  Through this she has experience with cloud, co-location, and other hosted model offerings, as well as with conventional license models.  She works as a business partner with sales organizations to negotiate deals that protect the company with a refreshingly cooperative approach to negotiation.


In the compliance realm, Nicole implements, manages and monitors compliance programs that align with company principles and protecting company interests.  She frequently delivers or develops training in support of compliance initiatives.


  • J.D., Suffolk University, 2001

  • M.B.A., Simmons College – School of Management, 2001

  • B.S., Simmons College, 1995


  • CIPP-US*

  • CIPP-E* (pending)


*Certified Information Privacy Professional


  • Massachusetts (2002)


  • Corporate Generalist

  • Privacy Law

  • Intellectual Property

  • Commercial Transactions

  • Start-Ups

Nicole Newman is not employed by nor is a member of Rose Law Firm.  Nicole practices law from a separate and independent law firm.  However, Nicole associates with Rose Law Firm to serve specific clients of Rose Law Firm on discrete matters.