Our people

Catherine Giles

Senior Associate

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Professional Experience

Catherine came to Nicholes in September 2017 shortly following her relocation to Melbourne from Darwin, Northern Territory.  Catherine’s experience is in family and criminal law, and Intervention Order matters.  Prior to working in private practice in 2013, Catherine spent 12 months working as an Associate for a Supreme Court Justice following her graduation from Flinders University.

Catherine relishes in the opportunity to assist her clients resolving their parenting and property matters post separation placing a significant emphasis on a negotiated resolution.

Catherine runs the LGBTIQ+ family law clinic volunteer program at the Fitzroy Legal Service and is dedicated to assisting all members of our community access legal advice in their time of need.

Areas of Practice

Catherine specialises in all aspects of family law including child support matters. 



  • Bachelor of Laws & Legal Practice – Flinders University (South Australia)