Emily Nixon obtained her law degree from Murdoch University and was admitted to practice in July 2005. Emily commenced her law career at commercial law firm Bennett & Co (which later became Lavan Legal) later working at Ilberys Lawyers. Emily then joined the Public Trustee of Western Australia as a Lawyer in 2009.
Emily’s experience includes conducting complex Trust and Estate litigation (including Family Provision Claims) in the Supreme Court of Western Australia. She also has considerable experience in the drafting of Wills and other legal documents.
Further, whilst working at the Public Trustee Emily gained broad experience in Guardianship and Administration matters, often appearing at the State Administrative Tribunal.
In 2016 Emily went on to establish Jarvis Nixon Legal with fellow Director Marcia Jarvis in Karrinyup, Western Australia, the two having worked closely together at the Public Trustee for nearly 7 years.
Emily is a member of the Society for Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and a member of the Law Society of Western Australia.