Rebecca Nichols

Contact

Telephone: 07 3221 3300
Mobile: 0419 739 335
Email: rnichols@qldbar.asn.au

Year of appointment as barrister: 2010

Areas of Practice

Alternate Dispute Resolution
Contract
Disability Claims
Equity & Trusts
Insurance
Personal Injury
Superannuation
Workers Compensation

Biography

Rebecca commenced her legal career in 2000 and worked in a range of practice areas including property contracts, industrial matters, insurance and personal injury claims, general commercial litigation and finance and insolvency matters.  As a solicitor she conducted both plaintiff and defendant litigation, mentored junior staff and maintained and promoted strong client relationships before ultimately moving across to the Private Bar in 2010.

At the Bar, Rebecca has continued her practice working predominantly in insurance, personal injuries, commercial contract and financial services disputes.  More recently, Rebecca has developed a particular interest in superannuation and life insurance litigation.

Rebecca regularly appears in alternative dispute resolution processes and State and Federal Courts.

Rebecca is a member of both the Australian Lawyers Alliance and Australian Insurance Lawyers Association.

She holds a Bachelor of Law (Hons) from QUT.