Admitted as legal practitioner: 2003

Called to Bar: 2007

Nicholas Bender regularly appears as sole or lead counsel in superior courts, commissions and tribunals in first instance and appeal proceedings. His principal areas of expertise are commercial, corporations, insolvency and private international law but he is available to appear in relation to any area of law.

Nicholas has also appeared as junior counsel in many large, complex and high profile cases.

Nicholas was listed in Doyle's Guide (Leading Insolvency and Reconstruction Barristers) in 2015, 2016 and 2017 and in Doyle's Guide (Leading Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution Barristers) in 2017 - 2019. 

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Core Practice Areas

  • Appellate
  • Arbitration
  • Commercial
  • Commissions of Inquiry
  • Competition and Consumer Law
  • Corporations and Insolvency
  • Equity/Property
  • Insurance/Reinsurance
  • International
  • Representative Proceedings


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Tel: 9376 0666


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