Nina Vallins

Nina Vallins

Nina Vallins has been with Angela Sdrinis Legal since August 2016, having previously worked as a Judge’s Associate in the County Court and with another personal injury law firm. She was admitted as a lawyer in February 2018. She represents survivors of institutional abuse, with particular expertise in assisting former wards of the State and residents of the Ballarat Children’s Home and St Luke’s Home. Nina also represents clients in Sentencing Act Applications for compensation.

Prior to studying law, Nina worked in community and international development, particularly with women in the sex industry and in the promotion of women’s rights. Nina was the Executive Director of Project Respect from 2007 - 2010, where she led successful advocacy campaigns, including reforms in immigration law to better protect victims of people trafficking.

Nina holds a Bachelor Arts (Hon), a Masters of Social Science and Planning, and a Juris Doctor Degree. Whilst a law student, Nina was shortlisted for Law Student of the Year in the 2017 Victorian Legal Awards.

Nina is a member of the Law Institute of Victoria and the Australian Lawyers Alliance.

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