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Nick
Wallwork

Nick practises in commercial, maritime, cross-border insolvency, insurance and private international law.

Before coming to the Bar, Nick worked in the chambers of the Honourable Chief Justice Allsop of the Federal Court in the role of NCF Registrar and Admiralty Marshal.

Some recent matters in which Nick has been briefed include:

  • Zetta Jet Pte Ltd v The Ship "Dragon Pearl" [2018] FCAFC 99 and (No 2) [2018] FCAFC 132 (application for special leave refused) for the Respondent (led by Angus Stewart SC);
  • Knights Quest Pty Ltd v Daiwa Can Company [2018] VSCA 349 for the Appellant (led by Ron Merkel QC);
  • Muto v Shepparton City Council [2018] VSCA 73 for the Appellant (led by Jeremy Twigg QC);
  • BMV16 v Minister for Home Affairs [2018] FCAFC 90 for the Appellant (led by Matthew Albert);
  • In the matter of Senvion Gmbh [2019] FCA 1124 and (No 2) [2019] FCA 1732 (led by Stewart Maiden QC);
  • King (Trustee), in the matter of Zetta Jet Pte Ltd v Linkage Access Limited [2018] FCA 1979 (led by Angus Stewart SC);
  • Technology Swiss Pty Ltd v Famous Pacific Shipping (Vic) Pty Ltd [2019] VCC 1542 for the Plaintiffs;
  • Talias & Anor v Kioupelis & Anor [2017] VCC 1920 for the Plaintiffs;
  • Admiralty and maritime and cross border insolvency proceedings including arrest, damage and environmental damages issues;
  • Insurance matters including marine insurance policies; and
  • Corporate oppression proceedings and other matters arising under the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth).

 

Nick holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Melbourne and a Bachelor of Arts with Honours from the University of Western Australia.

Nick read with Rob Craig SC. His senior mentor is Charles Scerri QC. 

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Contact

PH +61 3 +61 3 9225 7928
Email nwallwork@vicbar.com.au

Chambers: Room 1221
Owen Dixon Chambers West
525 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne 3000

Practice Areas

Appellate
Civil Appeals
Commercial Law
Banking & Finance
Bankruptcy Law & Insolvency Law
Building Law & Construction Law
Civil Procedure Law
Competition Law & Consumer Law
Contractual Disputes
Corporations Law & Securities Law
Insurance Law & Professional Negligence Law
International Commercial Law
Property & Probate
Sports
Transport Law
Defamation
Energy Law & Resources Law
Equity & Trusts
Government
International Law
Choice of Law / Jurisdiction
Conflict of Laws
Private International Law
Public International Law
Trans-Tasman
Transport Law
Admiralty Law / Maritime Law
Aviation
Shipping

ADMISSIONS

Admitted to the Legal Profession:
23 Jun 2015
Signed Victorian Bar Roll:
26 Oct 2016

Qualifications

BA(Hons) (UWA), JD (Melb)