Nicholas Simone

Telephone:
(02) 8915 5153
Called to the Bar:
2020

Nicholas Simone

Nicholas has a broad commercial and insurance litigation practice with a focus on contract, tort, and professional negligence disputes. He regularly appears in all NSW and Federal courts and tribunals, as well as in commissions of inquiry and inquests, both led and unled.

Nicholas has acted for plaintiffs and defendants in commercial, building & construction, professional negligence (financial services, construction, legal and health professionals), property and insurance coverage disputes.

Prior to coming to the bar, Nicholas was an associate to a District Court judge and then practised as a solicitor at a national firm with a leading insurance practice

Qualifications

Master of Laws, The University of Sydney, 2023

Bachelor of Arts/Laws, The University of Sydney, 2014

Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, College of Law, 2015

Professional experience

Barrister, 13 Wentworth Chambers, 2020 – present

Solicitor, Hall & Wilcox Lawyers, 2016 –2020

Associate to Judge Hatzistergos AM, District Court of New South Wales, 2015 – 2016

Membership

NSW Bar Association

Australian Insurance Law Association

Claims Discussion Group