Nicholas Shiels, Lawyer

Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce, Deakin University

Nick joined Batten Sacks in early May 2018 following a number of years as a lawyer at a boutique suburban law firm. Nick graduated from Deakin University Burwood with bachelor degrees in both Laws and Commerce subsequently completing his Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice at the Leo Cussen Centre for Law in 2015.

Clients respond to Nick’s considered, practical and measured approach to solving his clients’ legal issues at the earliest possible stage. Nick has particular experience with commercial litigation in the Victorian jurisdiction, in family law property settlement matters and unusual Applications for Divorce including Court appearances. While Nick practises predominantly in commercial litigation and family law, he has the ability to resolve a broad number of disputes that his clients may face.

Outside of the office, Nick enjoys all forms of sport; particularly AFL and cricket. He is a keen traveller and enjoys socialising with his local network of family/friends as a born and bred Melburnian.

Areas of practice:

  • Commercial litigation;
  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency;
  • Family Law;
  • Family Violence Intervention Orders.

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