Nouvelle L. Gonzalo

Nouvelle GonzaloNouvelle L. Gonzalo, Esq. is admitted to practice law in Ohio and Florida.  She is the member-owner of Gonzalo Law where her practice focuses on U.S. and international business law.  Attorney Gonzalo established her practice to pursue a lifelong interest in service through leadership. She utilizes her U.S. and international experience to help businesses navigate their legal issues and grow their companies.

As a Magna Cum Laude graduate of New York University, Nouvelle L. Gonzalo received her bachelor’s degree in Individualized Studies concentrating in International Politics and Cultural Studies. She went on to earn a Juris Doctorate with Honors from the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. During her time at Moritz, Ms. Gonzalo was named the Dean’s Public Service Fellow, a Moot Court Regional Qualifier, and President of the International Law Society. At Oxford University in England she focused her legal studies on international business law as a visiting student.

Prior to founding Gonzalo Law, Attorney Gonzalo worked with In-House Counsel at a multi-national corporation based in Columbus, Ohio. She was a member of their International Group where she organized research and assisted in the preparation of legal agreements for the company’s foreign subsidiaries.

Furthering her legal experience, Ms. Gonzalo worked in the business transactions department focusing on both U.S. and international business legal matters for a mid-sized Columbus based law firm. Next, she was honored to serve the Honorable Judge Carla Moore in the Ninth District Court of Appeals where she assisted in the preparation of several legal opinions for the court.

Attorney Gonzalo has served as a U.S. Congressional Page, commencement speaker for her college at New York University, an interpreter for the Royal Spanish Air Force, and a member of the Youth of the United Nations where she collaborated with young leaders to write and present resolutions to the UN General Assembly in New York. Attorney Gonzalo is also fluent in Spanish and English language interpretation.

In addition to managing her active practice, Attorney Gonzalo  completed an external rotation as the U.S. Law Fellow to Hamilton Abogados, a boutique law firm in Madrid, Spain that focuses on international arbitration.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association (Business Law Section and Forum on Sports and Entertainment Law)
  • Florida Bar Association
  • Ohio Bar Association
  • Gainesville Bar Association

Community Involvement

    • Friends of Ginn Academy, Board Member, Cleveland, Ohio
    • Three Rivers Legal Aid- External Pro Bono Legal Counsel- Gainesville, Florida
    • Active Member of the Rock Church of Gainesville

Representative Experience

    • Obtaining affirmation of Judgment with Proposed Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law on behalf of a business owner in a breach of contract claim.
    • Providing counsel to business owners on legal requirements to consider when starting, expanding, and winding down their business.
    • Drafting legal agreements to assist business owners in managing and protecting their intellectual property as well as other business assets.
    • Registering marks with the U.S. Patent and Trademark office for business owners seeking to protect their marks.
    • Providing counsel to musical artists and authors on the process to copyright and protect created works.
    • Providing counsel to a U.S. based importer on the legal process and considerations when importing precious metals from the African continent to the United States.

Cleveland

T: +1.216.527.7777
F:+1.216.479.6801
Ngonzalo@gonzalolaw.com

Practice

Contracts
Private and Emerging Business
International Business
U.S. Copyright and Trademark
Sports & Entertainment
Tax-Exempt & Charitable Organizations

Education

The Ohio State University, J.D. with honors,  2009.
University of Oxford, St Anne’s College, Visiting Scholar, 2008.
New York University, B.A., Magna Cum Laude, 2004.

Admissions

Ohio, 2010.
U.S. Dist. Ct. N. Dist. of Ohio
Ohio Notary Public Comission

Languages

Spanish
English