Carina Ford Immigration Lawyers

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Nina Merlino


Lawyer, MARN 1793066 / NZIA 201900812

Nina joined CFIL in December 2011 as a paralegal while completing her Bachelor of Laws Degree. She was promoted to CFIL Office Manager in 2013.

Nina completed her Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts (International Relations) Degrees at Deakin University in 2016 and completed her Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice at the College of Law in October 2016. 

Nina commenced as a Trainee Lawyer with CFIL in September 2016 and has assisted in a number of matters including applications for Protection visas, Visitor visas, Partner visas and matters before the Administrative Appeals Tribunal. Nina was admitted to the Supreme Court of Victoria as a practicing lawyer in April 2017 and is a registered migration agent.

Since August 2019, Nina has also been registered to give advice in relation to New Zealand migration options.


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