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Nipa Dewan

Admission Year: 2014

Contact Details

Tel: (+61 2) 9220 9827
Fax: (+61 2) 9233 4209
E-mail: ndewan@blackstone.com.au

Areas of Practice

Alternative Dispute Resolution
Bankruptcy and Insolvency
Cormmercial
Consumer Protection
Discrimination and Human Rights
Employment
Equity
Insurance
Property 
Wills and Probate

Accepts Direct Briefs from
in-house counsel

Clerk Details

Kristen Sproule
t: +61 (02) 9220 9810
e:

Nipa Dewan

Professional Career

Nipa joined the NSW Bar in 2014, and has a broad commercial and equity practice, including corporations, insolvency, consumer protection, contracts, insurance and employment disputes. Nipa also has interest in defamation and human rights laws.

Nipa has represented clients in different courts and tribunals, including the Supreme Court of NSW, Federal Court of Australia and High Court of Australia.

Prior to coming to the Bar, Nipa worked as a Solicitor for over 5 years. She is also admitted as a Barrister at the Bar of England and Wales, and the Supreme Court of Bangladesh. 

Examples of Recent Cases

Goater v Commonwealth Bank of Australia (2014) 88 NSWLR 362

Australian Competition & Consumer Commission v Renegade Gas Pty Ltd (trading as Supagas NSW) and Others [2014] FCA 1135

Beijing Be Green Import & Export Co Ltd v Elders International Australia Pty Ltd [2014] FCA 1375

Australian Timber Supplies Pty Ltd v Romani Agia and Others (2014)

Kim Anne Ahmed v Harbour Radio Pty Limited [2013] NSWSC 1938

Harbour Radio Pty Ltd v Trad [2012] HCA 44

Trad v Harbour Radio Pty Ltd [2011] NSWCA 61

Jones and Harbour Radio Pty Limited v Trad (EOD) [2011] NSWADTAP 19 

Educational Background

Master of Laws (University of New South Wales)

Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (University of London)

Memberships

New South Wales Bar Association

The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn, London

Inter-Pacific Bar Association

Australia Bangladesh Business Council