Nieshanka Nanthakrishnakumar

Nieshanka is a fourth year Arts/Law student, majoring in history and minoring in philosophy. She joined the Law Journal in 2021.

Nieshanka has experience working in the community legal sector, and currently works at the Women’s Legal Service NSW. She has also volunteered as a paralegal at the Kingsford Legal Centre and Aboriginal Legal Service. She has a strong interest in public and criminal law, and improving access to justice. She is also a UNSW Student Ambassador.

In her spare time, Nieshanka enjoys writing and performing slam poetry, dancing, playing social sport, cooking up new recipes and curating her Spotify playlists.