Luke Nicolson

Commercial Lawyer

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About Luke

Luke is a lawyer in our commercial and succession planning groups.


Luke grew up in the Pilbara region of northwest Western Australia. He graduated from Murdoch University in 2013 with a Bachelor of Environmental Management and worked as an Environmental Scientist in the Mining Industry of WA.


Following his experience in the mining sector, Luke moved to NSW to follow his, now wife, to complete her studies in Medicine.


In 2019, Luke graduated with a Juris Doctor and Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the University of Newcastle. Since completing his Law degree, Luke has worked for a Federal Government Regulator. Luke’s practice areas of interest include:

  • Administrative and Regulatory Law

  • Business Structuring and Asset Protection

  • Business Formation and Start-Up Law

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Business Succession Planning

Luke brings a unique skill set, having been exposed to a vast array of industries and matters in his experience as a government lawyer. Luke also has extensive experience in the hospitality industry, having worked in bottle shops, bars, pubs, restaurants and as a wine rep. Due to Luke’s diverse background, he works across a wide range of commercial matters, including liquor licensing, with Partners, Micah Jenkins and Sally Davies, Senior Associate, Amy Reed, and Senior Lawyer, Tahlia Jennings.


Outside of work, Luke’s hobbies include Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, wood working, and running.