Nicholas is a DPhil Candidate in Law with Oriel College, Oxford. He holds a Bachelor of Arts-Psychology and Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours) from Macquarie University, Australia, and a Master of Laws from the Harvard Law School, USA. He has been a judicial assistant at the Supreme Court of New South Wales, and has worked as a solicitor in an international law firm. He was previously a GTA with Oriel College
His thesis focusses on the use of statistical evidence in legal proceedings, supervised by Professor Roderick Bagshaw. Other research interests include Administrative Law, Evidence, Equity, Health Law and Torts. He is also involved in research in the areas of Complex and Transnational Litigation (including Class Actions) and Anti-Corruption.