Nikki was admitted by the Supreme Court of Victoria as a Lawyer in 2020. Nikki began her time at Schembri & Co Lawyers in 2019 as Assistant to the Principal, Stephen Schembri. Since being admitted, Nikki has practiced predominantly in Criminal Defence Law, while continuing to work alongside the Principal across a broad range of legal matters.
Nikki is a passionate young lawyer who is dedicated to her work and to achieving the best possible outcome for clients. She has a positive attitude and is eager to further her knowledge and experience in Criminal Law.
Main areas of practice
- Criminal Defence
- Wills & Powers of Attorney
- Intervention Order matters
- Debt recovery matters for individuals and corporations
Gaining invaluable experience from working directly with the Principal across a broad range of matters.
Volunteering as a paralegal at the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency in Darwin and Fitzroy Legal Service in Melbourne.
What you enjoy best about the work you do
I am passionate about my clients and their legal matters, no matter how big or small. I enjoy getting to know the client, figuring out the complex intricacies of a case, and ensuring that everyone’s story is told.
Why do you enjoy working at Schembri & Co Lawyers
I enjoy working as part of a team whose knowledge spreads across so many different areas of the law, yet there is still a very supportive, collaborative feel to the firm.
Interests outside of work
Camping, hiking, music