Nola Karapanagiotidis

Nola Karapanagiotidis
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Nola Karapanagiotidis
LLB (Honours), BA
Areas of Practice
Human Rights, Immigration/ Migration, Administrative Law (Judicial Review), Inquests, Administrative Law (Merits Review), Victims Of Crime Assistance Tribunal, Civil Liberties, Criminal Law, Criminal Law (Appellate), Social Security/ Welfare, Equal Opportunity, Freedom of Information, Guardianship and Administration, VCAT
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Nola signed the bar roll in 2002, having gained considerable experience in both the private and public sectors as a solicitor. Nola practices predominantly in the areas of criminal law, human rights and refugee law.

Nola acts in all criminal matters including appeals, pleas and trials. She has a wealth of experience having practiced for over 15 years in criminal law and currently has a busy trial practice. Nola also has extensive experience in conducting judicial review cases in the federal jurisdiction, with a focus on refugee matters. Other interests and areas of experience include: mental health law, general administrative law and coronial inquests.

Nola has a strong community and social justice background and commitment. She has volunteered in a number of community legal organisations, including for over 13 years with the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre (ASRC) where she continues to volunteer. In 2010 and 2013, Nola was awarded the Susan Crennan AC QC Award for her work with the ASRC. In 2015 she was awarded the John Gibson Award by the International Commission of Jurists in Victoria for her work in advocating for the rights of refugees and asylum seekers.
Stawell Chambers
9225 7888
0417 338 265
9600 0320 / 9600 2242