Location(s): Brisbane
Qualification(s): B Comm, LLB, LLM (International Economic Law)

Lucille Nel is an Associate in Maurice Blackburn's Abuse Law practice, based in Brisbane. Lucille joined Maurice Blackburn’s Abuse Law team in January 2020 after 6 years’ in Maurice Blackburn’s Insurance & Superannuation Litigation practice.

Lucille says “I feel a strong calling to represent survivors of abuse who truly had no, or very limited, access to compensation until recent legislative changes following the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.”

Lucille has more than 12 years’ experience as a lawyer in South Africa and Queensland, focusing on criminal and civil litigation, superannuation & insurance claims and personal injury claims. For the past 8 years, Lucille has worked exclusively for Queensland plaintiffs in personal injuries and insurance claims. She holds Bachelor degrees in Commerce and Law, as well as a Masters in Law.

Memberships & associations

  • Queensland Law Society
  • Australian Law Alliance