Morgan Podesta


Professional Experience

Morgan was appointed as an Associate at Nicholes Family Lawyers in September 2020. She graduated with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Business from the University of Tasmania in December 2018.

While at Nicholes Family Lawyers, Morgan has provided significant assistance to not-for-profit organisations working in Children’s rights and LGBTIQA+ areas, including the Equality Project and World Congress.

Morgan has a keen interest in property matters, developed from hands-on experience working in business. She is also passionate about children-centric solutions in parenting matters and child protection.

Morgan is experienced in Child Protection matters, appearing in the Children’s Court regularly on behalf of clients. Morgan has a wide breadth of experience with DFFH, assisting in Defending Protection Applications, Permanent Care Orders, Joinder Applications and VCAT case plan appeals.


  • Bachelor of Business and Law – University of Tasmania
  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice – College of Law