Nick Stagg has nearly 25 years’ experience working in general and commercial litigation. He has considerable experience running and managing large-scale litigation for significant corporate entities including mining, oil and gas companies, media organisations, statutory corporations, company directors and politicians. Nick is a senior partner in Lavan’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution team.
Nick advises clients on a wide range of commercial disputes encountered by businesses on a daily basis, from contractual issues and disputes to cases of negligence and statutory compliance issues.
He has experience in mining law, administrative law, freedom of information laws, trade practices and commercial law, trust disputes and inheritance claims. He also has specialist experience in defamation and publication law.
Commercial and general litigation
Personal torts including defamation
Regulatory and compliance work
Trust disputes, including inheritance matters
Bachelor of Laws
University of Western Australia (1994)
Bachelor of Arts
University of Western Australia (1988)
High Court of Australia (2009)
Best Lawyers (Litigation) 2017, 2018, 2019
Best Lawyers (Dispute Resolution) 2019
Doyle’s Guide (Litigation and Dispute Resolution) Recommended Lawyer, 2015, 2017
Trustee of the Board of Trustees
Channel 7 Telethon Trust