Nicholas Hopkins QC

Bar Roll: 1995 Silk: 2012
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Nick practices in commercial law.  He has appeared in numerous complex commercial trials, arbitrations and appeals.  He is also an accredited Arbitrator.

Nick has appeared throughout Australia in both the Federal Court and in State Superior Courts as well as internationally in commercial arbitrations.

Nick is the current President of the Commercial Bar Association of Victoria.

 

*Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation

ArbitrationCommercialCompetitionConstructionCorporationsEquity & TrustsInsuranceInternational ArbitrationProfessional NegligenceTrade Practices/Consumer Protection

QUALIFICATIONS:

B.Ec (Honours in Accounting and Finance) - Monash University
LL.B (Honours) - Monash University

MEMBERSHIP & ASSOCIATIONS:

Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria and the High Court of Australia with reciprocal rights to appear in all other Australian jurisdictions;
President of the Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
Senior Fellow (Melbourne Law Masters) at the University of Melbourne
Recognised by both Chambers & Partners (2011-2018) and Best Lawyers (2012-2018) as a leading practitioner both prior to and since taking silk. Recognised by Doyles Guide as a Leading Australian Construction & Infrastructure Senior Counsel from 2017.

Nicholas Hopkins QC

Bar Roll: 1995 Silk: 2012
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Profile

Nick practices in commercial law.  He has appeared in numerous complex commercial trials, arbitrations and appeals.  He is also an accredited Arbitrator.

Nick has appeared throughout Australia in both the Federal Court and in State Superior Courts as well as internationally in commercial arbitrations.

Nick is the current President of the Commercial Bar Association of Victoria.

 

*Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation

Areas of Practice

ArbitrationCommercialCompetitionConstructionCorporationsEquity & TrustsInsuranceInternational ArbitrationProfessional NegligenceTrade Practices/Consumer Protection

Cases

Qualifications & Memberships

QUALIFICATIONS::

B.Ec (Honours in Accounting and Finance) - Monash University
LL.B (Honours) - Monash University

MEMBERSHIP & ASSOCIATIONS:

Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria and the High Court of Australia with reciprocal rights to appear in all other Australian jurisdictions;
President of the Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
Senior Fellow (Melbourne Law Masters) at the University of Melbourne
Recognised by both Chambers & Partners (2011-2018) and Best Lawyers (2012-2018) as a leading practitioner both prior to and since taking silk. Recognised by Doyles Guide as a Leading Australian Construction & Infrastructure Senior Counsel from 2017.