Breakthrough - The Future is Gender Equality.

Nicky Friedman

Lawyer + VWT Director

Nicky Friedman

Nicky Friedman is the Director of Community Engagement at leading law firm Allens. She heads up the firm’s extensive pro bono, philanthropy, reconciliation and sustainability programs.

Nicky is passionate about social justice and human rights and her work at Allens and as a non-executive director of Justice Connect is dedicated to these ends.  She has been a non-executive director at the Victorian Women’s Trust since 2005, and prior to that worked as a Policy and Research Officer.

Nicky has previously held a range of roles including at the Victorian Law Reform Commission. She has significant experience in philanthropy. She is an experienced leader and is responsible for Allens’ many community relationships and activities.

Nicky has three almost adult children and enjoys the perspectives they bring to the dinner table discussions.

Hear Nicky speak in Faith + Feminism Break Out session, as part of Our Common Cause – Equality.