Nigel Hill, the principal of Australegal, established the firm after several years with
major national law firms, including a two year period as Partner of a Sydney-based multi-national law firm. He was also a Partner for a few years of a strong regionally based law firm in Northern New South Wales, where he acted extensively for major dairy and agricultural co-operatives.

Nigel has had over 20 years of experience in advising and guiding businesses in all legal facets of their operations, particularly on complex restructures and mergers and acquisitions. Being able to visualise key issues early and to strategically develop and execute creative but workable solutions as a team with clients is the driver to the firm's success.