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About Me

Nicola Fitzgerald was born in South Africa and moved to Vancouver, Canada in 1994. She received degrees in Criminology and Psychology from Simon Fraser University and in 2005 moved to California to study law. In 2008 she obtained her Juris Doctor and passed the California Bar on her first attempt.

In 2008, Nicola Fitzgerald attained a position as an in-house counsel for a local Corporation. Since then she has worked as an associate counsel in local law firms where she learned the areas of law she practices today. Nicola Fitzgerald now owns her own boutique law firm and works on the Rancho Cucamonga Criminal Defense Conflict Panel.

Nicola Fitzgerald has never been disciplined for professional misconduct.


Practice Areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    6 years
  2. Lawsuits & Disputes: 45%
    6 years
  3. Appeals: 5%
    6 years



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Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Sarah Elizabeth Powell

    I I have had the pleasure of knowing and working with Nicola over the past few years. She is an extremely talented and hard working attorney who provides zealous representation for her clients. I certainly endorse this lawyer.


    Sarah Powell DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Douglas MacMillan Borthwick

    I endorse this lawyer. Nicola is a bright attorney with a passion for her craft.


    Douglas Borthwick Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Nicola Fitzgerald

10535 Foothill Blvd., Suite 300
Rancho Cucamonga, CA, 91730



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top AttorneyPasadena Magazine2014
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Owner and AttorneyLaw Offices of Nicola Fitzgerald2013 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Western San Bernardino County Bar AssociationN/A2014 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaN/A2008 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Univ Of Laverne ColLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Simon Fraser UnivCriminology and PsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2005