Nicole Cocozza

Nicole Cocozza


Nicole Cocozza

Nicole Cocozza is an Associate at Sloane and Walsh. Ms. Cocozza joined the firm in September 2015 after graduating from Suffolk University Law School in Boston. Ms. Cocozza concentrates her practice on medical malpractice, general liability, insurance defense and coverage, subrogation, personal injury losses, construction defects, water losses, snow/ice losses, and other areas of civil litigation.

While at Suffolk University, Ms. Cocozza received a certificate in the Intellectual Property Law Concentration with Distinction. Ms. Cocozza was on the Journal of High Technology Law (2013-2015) and published a Note titled, Instagram sets a precedent by an "Insta" Change in Social Media Contracts & Users' Ignorance of Instagram's Terms of Use May Lead to Acceptance by a Simple "Snap." She also served as a Student Attorney in the Intellectual Property and Entrepreneurship Clinic, where she defended the intellectual property rights of small businesses and start-ups against nationally known brands. Ms. Cocozza also served as the Sports and Entertainment Law Association President (2014-2015) and Vice President of Entertainment (2013-2014).

Ms. Cocozza received a B.S. in Legal Studies and a B.A. in English from St. John's University in Queens, NY. While at St. John's she was a Division I student-athlete as a member of the St. John's Cross-Country and Track and Field teams (2008-2012).

Practice Areas

  • Medical Malpractice
  • General Liability
  • Insurance Defense and Coverage
  • Subrogation
  • Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 2015


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts - 2015
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • St. John's University, Queens, New York - 2012
    • Honors: Summa Cum Laude

Awards & Honors

  • Intellectual Property Law Concentration with Distinction
  • Journal of High Technology- Staff Member 2013-2014, Note Editor & Blog Editor 2014-2015
  • Pro Bono Honors

Professional Activities

  • Boston Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Association of Women Lawyers

Lectures and Publications

  • Nicole Cocozza, Instagram Sets a Precedent by an “Insta” Change in Social Media Contracts & Users’ Ignorance of Instagram’s Terms of Use May Lead to Acceptance By a Simple “Snap,” 15 J. HIGH TECH. L. (2015)

Representative Cases