Nadine Udorovic


Professional Experience

Nadine Udorovic, Partner at Nicholes Family Lawyers, is a highly accomplished professional with over 19 years of experience in area of Family Law and De Facto Family Law, practicing exclusively in this area since 2004.

Nadine possesses extensive expertise in both domestic and international family law matters, with a strong focus on Hague Convention cases involving child abduction. She is also proficient in non-Hague Convention matters pertaining to international child relocation and recovery. Moreover, she has extensive proficiency in navigating complex international property and parenting disputes, as well as issues related to child support.

Her broad experience also encompasses international commercial surrogacy and adoption matters, encompassing both the domestic and inter-country adoption landscapes in various international jurisdictions.

Furthermore, Nadine is a Collaboratively trained Family Lawyer, actively engaging in practical collaborations to facilitate resolutions in property and children’s matters, with a view of avoiding family court litigation. She passionately promotes alternate dispute resolution practices and embraces the “Our Family in Two Homes” concept, which is exclusively offered by Nicholes Family Lawyers across Victoria.

Nadine’s expertise also encompasses the drafting complex Binding Financial Agreements for married, de facto, and same-sex couples. She handles agreements before, during, and after marriage or relationship, in addition to complex, limited and Binding Child Support Agreements.

Moreover, Nadine is fluent in Croatian enhancing her ability to assist clients who prefer using this language.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Croatian


  • Bachelor of Arts – Monash University
  • Bachelor of Laws – University of New England
  • Qualified Collaborative Practitionercollaborative_lawlogo


In the Media

International Women’s Day Feature in the Mornington Peninsula Magazine- 2024

Nicholes Family Lawyers Partner Nadine Udorovic was thrilled to be featured in the Mornington Peninsula Magazine in celebration of International Women’s Day 2024.

In her International Women’s Day feature, Nadine shares how she hopes her role in an all-female-led law firm partnership has inspired other young women to pursue careers in the legal industry.

The article can be read at (please go to page 48). International Women’s Day is on Friday 8 March.

Beyond the Law – Law Institute of Victoria 

Nadine has been interviewed by the Law Institute of Victoria’s Law Institute Journal regarding her fundraising work in support of brain cancer research – and her very personal connection to this cause.

To read about Nadine’s work in support of brain cancer research funding and the exceptional research work being conducted in this area by The Alfred Brain Program in conjunction with Monash University’s Department of Neuroscience, click here.

Dispute Resolution – Law Institute of Victoria Family Law Special Edition 

Nadine Udorovic and colleague Bec Dahl, working with Resolve Conflict Family Lawyers & Mediators Director Cathy Gale, have co-authored “Reshaped, Reframed and Innovated” which looks at new and highly innovative ways couples are being empowered to approach resolving relationship breakdown, with a particular focus on the Our Family in Two Homes (OFTH) approach.  Nicholes Family Lawyers and Resolve Conflict Family Lawyers & Mediators were the first family law firms in Victoria to use OFTH as part of their alternative dispute resolution approaches. To read “Reshaped, Reframed and Innovated”, click here.