Nina H. Gardner

Partner & Executive Vice President


Prior to joining Filice, Nina was an Employment Law Attorney with Sedgwick, Detert, Moran & Arnold as well as Littler, both large national law firms.  Before getting her Law Degree, Nina worked as a Manager of a Broadcast Union, N.A.B.E.T and as a Paralegal for Wild, Carey & Fife. Nina received her B.A. in Comparative Literature and English Literature from U.C. Berkeley (Summa Cum Laude) and her J.D. from Berkeley Law (Boalt Hall) at U.C. Berkeley. She received the Departmental Citation when graduating from college and won the Moot Court Award for Best Brief in law school and sat on the Moot Board Court and served as a Legal Writing and Research Adviser to fellow students.

What you don’t know about me

– I grew up in Denmark and came to the U.S. on my own when I was 19.

What might surprise you about me

– Along with business partners from local Marin companies, I founded 100MARIN,

Guilty pleasure

– Chocolate.

Favorite music genre

– POP!

Favorite book or author

– Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg

Favorite hobby/interests

– Running, yoga, mountain biking, paddle boarding…

What would be your career if you didn’t choose this one?

– Restaurant Owner.