Nicole Pope is an associate in the Savannah office who practices in the areas of information technology law and intellectual property law. She is a member of the American Bar Association, the State Bar of Georgia, and the Savannah Bar Association.
Her practice focuses on privacy and data security, as well as technology transactions such as outsourcing and software as a service licensing, with knowledge in the health care industry. She also advises clients on managing their intellectual property, including filing and pursuing trademarks and copyrights.
Nicole, originally from Columbus, Georgia, earned her B.A. in Political Science from Georgia Southern University in 2012 and her J.D. from the University of Georgia in 2015. During law school, she served as the executive editor of the Journal of Intellectual Property Law and was active in the Student Bar Association, Women’s Law Student Association, and Phi Alpha Delta.
Nicole’s work experience prior to HunterMaclean includes an externship at the Gwinnett Medical Center in Lawrenceville, Georgia, and mediating cases in the Athens/Clarke County Magistrate Court. She participated in HunterMaclean’s summer associate program in 2014.
Nicole’s involvement in the legal community includes serving as president of the Savannah Chapter of the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers (GAWL). Through leadership in GAWL, she has led the planning committees for several professional networking events, including “A Discussion with Justice Leah Ward Sears” in March 2018 and the “Women Who Lead Panel” in June 2019 featuring prominent women leaders in the Savannah business community.
Nicole is a board member of the Young Lawyers Division (YLD) of the Savannah Bar Association, a member of the Emerging Leaders Committee of the Savannah Community Foundation, and a member of the International Technology Law Association (ITechLaw). She has served on the board of Urban Hope, an organization committed to the education and advancement of underprivileged children in Savannah. Additionally, Nicole is an alumna of the State Bar of Georgia YLD Leadership Academy Class of 2019.