Nicholas Fernandes is an Associate at Rogers Partners LLP, where he practices in the area of insurance defence. He acts for both domestic and international insurers, as well as self-insured corporations.
He handles a wide range of civil litigation matters, routinely representing clients involved in commercial host disputes, product liability, automobile personal injury claims, wrongful death claims, occupiers’ liability, and coverage disputes. Having previously worked for a well-regarded personal injury firm, his understanding of insurance litigation from a plaintiff point of view is invaluable in providing timely, risk-weighted recommendations to advance his clients’ interests.
Nicholas holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Law) and LL.B degree from the University of Pretoria. Beyond law, he finds the time to indulge his passion for sport. He also enjoys cycling and attending music festivals.
Law Practice Program, Ryerson University
Postgraduate Certificate in Global Business Management (Honours), Humber College
LL.B, University of Pretoria (South Africa)
B.Com, University of Pretoria (South Africa)
Northern Provinces (South Africa), 2013