ABOUT Emily Nixon

Director & Lawyer

About

Emily Nixon obtained her law degree from Murdoch University and was admitted to practice in July 2005. She commenced her legal career at the commercial law firm, Bennett & Co (which subsequently became Lavan Legal). In 2009, Emily joined the legal team at the Public Trustee of Western Australia.

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.

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 by the Doyles Guide in 2018, 2019 and 2020 for her experience in Wills and estates in 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.