Nicholas Simpson was called to the Bar in 2015 after practicing as a commercial litigation solicitor in corporate insolvency, bankruptcy and real property. Before commencing practice as a solicitor, Nicholas worked as the Common Law Researcher to the Supreme Court of New South Wales, principally working for the then Chief Judge in Common Law, the Honourable Justice Peter McClellan AM. Nicholas delivers lectures and papers on developments in commercial law to the New South Wales of College of Law and is a contributing author to the Lexis Nexis, Bankruptcy Law and Insolvency Practice looseleaf. Nicholas has tutored and lectured at the University of Sydney in Civil Procedure and also tutored in Media Law at the Australian Catholic University.
Nicholas holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Business (HRM) from Southern Cross University and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Australian National University. Nicholas has also studied law during his time as a resident of St Catherine’s College, at the University of Oxford.
Nicholas is a member of the New South Wales Bar Association.