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Peter has a wide knowledge base having undertaken study in areas such as; law, arts, business/commerce, politics, industrial and employee relations and legal practice. Peter established Hartleys Lawyers in Melbourne’s Western Suburbs after a stint of advocacy in Regional Victoria.
Peter participates in most files in a supervisory capacity, ensuring that you receive the highest quality of representation and that best practice standards are adhered to. In addition to this, Peter is active in all aspects of recruitment and training of the solicitors at Hartleys Lawyers.
Nicci has much experience in the legal sector. Starting out as a graduate lawyer at the Department of Finance and Administration in Canberra in 2006, Nicci has also worked as an Associate at both the Magistrates’ Court in Canberra and County Court of Victoria. Before joining Hartleys Lawyers, Nicci practiced as a Duty Lawyer for Victoria Legal Aid at Frankston, Dandenong, Melbourne and Moorabbin Courts.
Nicci practices in both Criminal Law and Family Law matters (including Children’s matters, Property matters, Intervention Orders and Wills and Estates). Nicci appears regularly at the Federal Circuit Court and Family Court. Nicci is available for interviews at our Sunshine, Fitzroy and Melbourne CBD office for private and legally aided clients.
Nicole came to Hartleys in 2011 after completing a Bachelor of Laws in conjunction with a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Politics.
Nicole is strongly engaged in the area of Family Law and practices in all areas comprising family law. Her practice includes; all Children’s issues, property matters, spousal maintenance, divorce, conveyancing, wills and estates and VOCAT matters.
Nicole has conducted complex matters including international child abduction and de facto property jurisdictional matters. Nicole available for interviews from our Fitzroy and Sunshine Offices.
Sonia commenced working at Hartleys Lawyers in 2005, shortly after her admission to practice in November 2004.
Sonia’s practice focuses primarily on Family Law and Advocacy; however she also practices in Criminal Law, VOCAT and Deceased Estates. Her Family Law practice includes all Children’s matters, Property matters (both married and de facto property), Spousal Maintenance and Divorce. Sonia is currently taking private appointments at our Melbourne CBD and Sunshine office
Alexandra joined the Hartleys team in early 2016 and brings enthusiasm and passion in practicing law. Alexandra graduated in 2009 from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Criminology and Socio –Legal studies and a Diploma in Music (Practical) majoring in Saxophone. Alexandra went on to complete the Juris Doctor Program with Honours at Monash University. Alexandra completed her one year traineeship at Slater and Gordon before moving on to a small suburban law firm working in general practice.
Alexandra gained a wealth of knowledge over the 3 years she was at the general practice firm finding her niche in family law before making her move to Hartleys. In addition to her work and studies Alexandra volunteered at the Western Suburbs Legal Service and Port Phillip Prison visitor assistance program.
Alexandra’s practice now focuses primarily on Family Law matters, although Alexandra still enjoys assisting clients with other legal related matters. Alexandra can speak German fluently. Alexandra is available for appointments at our Sunshine, Moonee Ponds and Newport offices.
Stephen joined the Hartleys team in 2016, after being admitted to practice in 2015. Stephen completed a double degree Bachelor of Laws (with Honours) and Bachelor of Arts from Victoria University in 2014. Shortly after, Stephen completed his Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice through the Leo Cussen Centre for Law.