The Nyst name has been synonymous with excellence in the Queensland legal services market for more than four decades. Founding director, Chris Nyst, is one of Queensland’s most experienced lawyers and a former senior partner in the international Minter Ellison Legal Group.

Chris and the team at Nyst Legal understand the commercial and broader needs of business at all levels, ensuring we deliver the expertise and operational excellence expected of tier-one representation. At the same time we are scaled to deliver personalised service to our clients, through dynamic and innovative legal solutions.

Given our Gold Coast heritage and its deep local diversity and culture, our practice is supported by lawyers who can speak Portuguese, Spanish, Malay, Mandarin, Cantonese, Hindi and Punjabi.

WHAT WE DO

Criminal, Traffic & Corporate Regulatory

Dispute Resolution & Litigation

Commercial, Corporate & Property

Family Law

Wills & Estates

VIEW OUR LATEST VIDEOS

What happens if I’m refused bail? Chris Nyst explains the law in Queensland.

Do I need a new Will after separation or divorce? Hear from Gisele Reid.

Named as executor of a deceased estate? Brendan Nyst explains your obligations.

What is the drug diversion program? Hear from Natasha Murakami on what to expect.

The Government wants to resume my property. Can I stop them? Hear from Brendan Nyst.

Hear from Gisele Reid, our Portuguese and Spanish speaking lawyer on the Gold Coast.

READ OUR LATEST BLOGS

THE BETTER PART OF US

April 24th, 2017|0 Comments

The 1959 German film Die Bruecke by director Bernhard Wiki is set in the final days of World War 2, as American tanks drive the Allied victory home on German soil. In a small German [...]

  • immigration, refugee

A SMALL, SMALL WORLD

April 21st, 2017|0 Comments

On June 28, 1963, the then-President of the United States of America, the late great John Fitzgerald Kennedy, addressed a joint session of the Oireachtas Eireann, the national parliament of Ireland, in Dublin. He spoke [...]

TRUE BELIEVERS

April 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Legalising medicinal cannabis in Australia, the debate rages on. “Cannabis sativa is the greatest wonder-drug ever known to man.” The grizzled, weather-beaten face of the aging hippie who sat across the narrow interview desk from [...]

  • Trial by Internet

TRIAL BY INTERNET

March 15th, 2017|0 Comments

How does the criminal justice system cope with the information revolution of the Internet? In the first week of February 2008 the big boys at Channel 9 were virtually leaping out of their skin with [...]

  • Fitzgerald Commission Inquiry Queensland

MORE ROBUST TIMES

March 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

For many the recent retrospective by Brisbane’s Courier Mail newspaper, celebrating the 30 year anniversary of the game-changing Fitzgerald Commission of Inquiry into Police Corruption in Queensland, will have brought back memories of more robust [...]

  • Jimmy Snuka - Superfly - Wrestler

BETWEEN MAN AND MYTH

February 10th, 2017|0 Comments

There is so often a deep, unpassable chasm between man and myth. The late James Rieher Snuka, the professional wrestling icon better known to his legion of fans as "Superfly," who died last month, was [...]

CONNECT WITH US

Name

Telephone
Email

Subject

Message

How did you hear about us?
 Advertisement Blog Colleague Facebook Friend Google Linked In Magazine Newspaper Twitter Word of mouth Other