Emily Nixon obtained her law degree from Murdoch University and was admitted to practice in July 2005. Emily commenced her law career at commercial law firm Bennett & Co (which later became Lavan Legal) later working at Ilberys Lawyers. Emily then joined the Public Trustee of Western Australia as a Lawyer in 2009.
Emily’s experience includes conducting complex Trust and Estate litigation (including Family Provision Claims) in the Supreme Court of Western Australia. She also has considerable experience in the drafting of Wills and other legal documents.
Estates Litigation – Recommended – 2019
Further, whilst working at the Public Trustee Emily gained broad experience in Guardianship and Administration matters, often appearing at the State Administrative Tribunal.
Prior to establishing Bespoke Wills and Estates in 2019, Emily founded Jarvis Nixon Legal in 2016 with Marcia Jarvis in Karrinyup, Western Australia.
Emily was listed as a Recommended Leading Wills, Estates and Succession Planning Lawyers in Doyles Guide 2018. Emily was also listed by the Doyle’s Guide in 2018 and 2019 as a recommended Leading Wills and Estates Litigation Lawyer, Western Australia.
Emily is a member of the Society for Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and a member of the Law Society of Western Australia.