Marisa Stranges


Marisa joined Nicholes Family Lawyers in 2022 as an Associate, having previously practised in family law in both small and large suburban firms. 

Marisa graduated with a Bachelor of Laws with First Class Honours from Victoria University in 2016, and was admitted to practice in 2017. During her studies, Marisa volunteered at the Sunshine Youth Legal Center assisting disadvantaged youth with their legal issues. She also volunteered in the TLC program of Hutchinson Legal, Ringwood.

She has a passion for assisting clients with a broad scope of family law matters, including negotiating complex property settlements and financial disputes. Marisa has a particular interest in resolving property matters in a collaborative and commercial manner for her clients. She is also passionate about child-focused solutions in parenting matters.

Outside of work, you can find Marisa spending quality time with family and friends, listening to true-crime podcasts and enjoying Melbourne’s culinary delights. 


  • Bachelor of Laws with First Class Honours – Victoria University, Melbourne
  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice – Leo Cussen Centre for Law


  • Law Institute of Victoria
  • Law Council of Australia – Family Law Section
  • Victorian Women Lawyers