Nicole Tovey

Nicole Tovey


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Practice Areas

Nicole Tovey is a partner* in the Insolvency & Dispute Resolution Group of Walkers' Bermuda office.

She specialises in cross-border contentious and non-contentious insolvency and restructuring matters, including schemes of arrangement, acting for debtors, creditors, insolvency practitioners and investors. Nicole also represents clients in relation to general commercial disputes, secured asset recoveries, banking litigation, director and shareholder disputes including minority oppression claims, contractual claims, high net worth trust proceedings and estate disputes.

Nicole appears before the Bermuda Supreme Court on a regular basis.


*The title of "partner" is used to refer to a consultant or employee of Walkers (Bermuda) Limited with equivalent standing and qualifications.

Prior to joining Walkers, Nicole was most recently a director of a Bermuda law firm, following a career in Australia which included roles in the insolvency and corporate recovery groups at Minter Ellison and Freehills.

Admitted In:
British Virgin Islands
Australia (not practising)
England and Wales (not practising)

LLB (Hons) and BComm, Flinders University of South Australia, Australia
Advanced Insolvency Law and Practice I & II, Insolvency Practitioners Association of Australia , University of Southern Queensland, Australia

2021 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Dispute Resolution - "Calm and empathetic to client circumstances."

2020 Who's Who Legal - Global Leader - Restructuring & Insolvency 

2020 Chambers Global Guide - Notable Practitioner - Dispute Resolution

2020 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Dispute Resolution

2019 Chambers and Partners - Notable Practitioner - Dispute Resolution - "One client praised her as "clear, concise and personable," while another source appreciated that she was "very professional and effective."

2019 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Dispute Resolution

2019 Chambers and Partners - Author of Chambers and Partners Insolvency Guide, Bermuda 

2018 Chambers Global Guide - Notable Practitioner - Dispute Resolution

2018 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Dispute Resolution

​Nicole is a member of INSOL and the Bermuda Bar Association.