Nicole is a driven Lawyer with solid business acumen, high integrity, and strong interpersonal skills. Having developed her skills in her former business banking/financial planning careers, she has a can-do attitude and pragmatic approach to her role in the BAL Lawyers Estates and Estate Planning team.
Nicole is client-focused and understands the vital trust between her clients, striving to protect their interests and demystify the legal process through stressful periods. Nicole prides herself on delivering professional advice with an empathetic attitude.
In her previous career, Nicole acquired an Advanced Diploma of Financial Planning from FINSIA in 2005 and Certificate III in Financial Services from the Commonwealth Bank of Australia in 2004.
Nicole graduated from the University of Canberra with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) in 2018. After attaining her Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice and certificate of Legal Business Skills from The College of Law Australia, Nicole was admitted to the ACT Supreme Court and the High Court of Australia as a legal practitioner in 2019. Nicole worked as a Law Clerk and then Family Law Solicitor for two years before joining the team at BAL Lawyers in July 2022.