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Chelsea Nimmo


Chelsea Nimmo


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Chelsea Nimmo practises in all areas of intellectual property law, with a focus on pharmaceutical patent litigation. Ms. Nimmo joined the Toronto office as a summer student in 2013 and articled with us in 2014-2015. During her articles, Ms. Nimmo was seconded to GlaxoSmithKline Inc. where she gained valuable experience working on commercial and regulatory matters.  

During law school, Ms. Nimmo was a managing editor for the McGill Journal of Law and Health. She also went on an international exchange to the National University of Singapore, where she focused her studies on biotechnology law.

Prior to law school, Ms. Nimmo completed a master’s degree in chemistry. Her graduate research focused on the synthesis of biomaterials for tissue engineering applications. Ms. Nimmo’s research has been published in peer-reviewed scientific journals.  

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  • Education

    B.C.L./LL.B, McGill University, 2014
    M.Sc., Chemistry, University of Toronto, 2011
    B.Sc., Biochemistry, McGill University, 2009

  • Admissions
    • Ontario 2015
  • Memberships and activities

    • Canadian Bar Association
    • Intellectual Property Institute of Canada
    • Law Society of Upper Canada
    • Ontario Bar Association
    • The Advocates’ Society
    • Toronto Intellectual Property Group