Areas of Expertise
Nikki has acted on a wide range of commercial cases during her time at Devonshires; including civil fraud cases, which have involved obtaining freezing orders and other interim injunctions, large facilities management contract disputes and complex IT disputes.
Nikki is also experienced in handling cases involving public law and human rights issues. She is regularly instructed to deal with Judicial Review proceedings and has particular expertise in cases arising from the justice sector.
Nikki is also part of the team at Devonshires that acts on a number of historic criminal cases.
Nikki regularly advises on reputational issues and handling the media.
Prior to joining Devonshires, Nikki trained at Harrowells LLP, a regional firm based in North and East Yorkshire. During her training Nikki specialised in litigation and dispute resolution.
Nikki presented a case specific workshop recently, feedback included: “We would like to acknowledge your lead at the lessons learnt workshop, it was well received by those who attended”
Nikki read Law at the University of Cambridge before completing her LPC at the University of Law in York.
Nikki is a member of a ballet company which performs regularly. Recent performances have been at Sadler’s Wells Theatre.
Administrative Law Bar Association
Human Rights Lawyers Association
Young Fraud Lawyers Association
‘Brilliant result – thanks for your support and getting this across the line’
‘On behalf of the Executive Team, thank you for your excellent support, advice and for your sensitive handling of the case which was high profile with the media. We appreciate your hard work on what was an extremely difficult case and look forward to working together with you in the future.’
Acting in complex trust litigation related to Sergei Pugachev (Putin’s Banker), which involved assets worth millions of pounds located in a number of jurisdictions around the world.
Successfully defending Judicial Review proceedings brought against the operator of a prison in relation to access to private healthcare facilities by prisoners.
Dealing with a number of human rights and public law issues arising from on-going prosecutions and investigations into historic criminal offences.