About Marie Nickle

Marie Nickle practices in the area of Family Law. Her practice includes court representation and advice about other ways to resolve conflict.


Marie is passionate about promoting a balanced, value driven resolution process for parties, that includes expert facilitation coupled with necessary legal advice to ensure the best product for the public. Marie has been practicing family law since 1994. She started with the Toronto firm of Dickson Sachs Appell and Beaman (now Dickson Appell Lawyers). Currently she has offices in both Mississauga and Toronto.


Marie has a Masters Degree from Osgoode Hall in the area of Alternate Dispute Resolution. She is an accredited mediator with the Ontario Association of Family Mediation (OAFM) and with the Family Dispute Resolution Institute of Ontario (FDRIO), as well as being a Director on the FDRIO Board. Marie also trains lawyers and other professionals in dispute resolution processes. She is a Dispute Resolution Officer for the Brampton and Milton Superior Courts and a panel Mediator with Peel Family Services, the court connected mediation service at the Brampton Court. Marie served as a panel lawyer with the Office of the Children’s Lawyer for 6 years. She is a regular contributor of articles to the Peel Law Association publications and a regular presenter for the program “Putting Kids First” offered through Peel Catholic Family Services.