Nicholas Hardy-Clements - Senior Associate - Sydney
Nick completed a Juris Doctor degree at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), a Bachelor of Arts at Sydney University, and received a University Certificate in Workplace Essentials at Charles Sturt University. He subsequently completed his Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, also from UTS.
Nick is admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of New South Wales and is also admitted as a solicitor to the High Court of Australia. Nick regularly takes carriage of matters in the Local Court, District Court, and Supreme Court of NSW. Nick’s experience also extends to conducting matters before tribunals such as the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT).
He has two main areas of practice about which he is very passionate – Commercial Dispute Resolution and Litigation, and Criminal Law. He has also dealt with civil law matters, traffic offences, and represented clients facing DUI charges.
As an advocate in court, or during negotiations between parties, Nick remains committed to his clients until the resolution of their matter; he communicates effectively and provides an exceptional level of representation to every client he represents. He promotes confidence in the courtroom and believes in the efficacy of the legal system when strong advocacy skills are brought to bear.
Outside of work, Nick leads an active lifestyle and enjoys spending time with friends and family. With an interest in Fine Arts, he also spends time frequenting art galleries. Nick has also earned a black belt in karate and continues to train in that sport when time allows.
In the future, Nicholas hopes to complete a Masters degree and continue his outstanding law career as an advocate for justice.