Our People

A dedicated team
of legal experts.

Rishika Pai

Solicitor

Bachelor of Economics and Bachelor of Laws (B.Ec; LL.B)
Office. Sydney
ph. (02) 9283 5877
e. rpai@wattsmccray.com.au

Rishika joined Watts McCray in 2016, bringing with her a range of experience in Family Law, having practised exclusively in this area since her admission as a lawyer. Rishika has gained invaluable experience across a variety of Family Law matters including divorce, property settlements, parenting, spouse maintenance and AVOs/domestic violence issues arising from the breakdown of marriage and/or de facto relationships.

Rishika developed her interest and passion for Family Law whilst studying at University which, when combined with her interest in human relationships and desire to assist those in need, resulted in her choosing to specialise in this area of law remarkably early in her career.
Rishika is committed to assisting clients to achieve favourable outcomes, and prides herself on her compassionate and professional approach to providing clients with practical, informative advice.

Prior to joining Watts McCray, Rishika was employed at a well-regarded specialist Family Law firm in Sydney’s Hills District where she gained a strong knowledge base in all aspects of Family Law.

Rishika graduated from the University of New South Wales with bachelor degrees in Law and Economics. During her degree, she completed a Family Law Research Thesis on the topic of covenant marriage as a divorce reform in Australia. After completing her law degree, Rishika completed the Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice through the College of Law.

Rishika was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales and the High Court of Australia in October 2014.

Rishika has a strong interest in human rights and social justice, and has volunteered for a number of community legal centres and other pro-bono initiatives since 2012, using her best endeavours to obtain the best possible outcome for her clients. She continues to volunteer for Women’s Legal Services NSW, and assists the Centre by providing Family Law telephone advice to women experiencing economic, social and/or cultural disadvantage. Rishika is a member of the Law Society of NSW and the NSW Young Lawyers Family Law Committee.

Find Us

  • Phone:
    (02) 9283 5877
    Address:
    Level 15, The Chambers
    370 Pitt Street
    Sydney NSW 2000
    Fax:
    (02) 9283 5977

    Closest Car Park

    Secure Car Park Cnr Goulburn
    & Elizabeth Streets, Sydney

  • Phone:
    (02) 9635 4266
    Address:
    Level 1
    9 George Street
    Parramatta NSW 2150
    Fax:
    (02) 9635 4588

  • Phone:
    (02) 9680 6800
    Address:
    Suite 3.18 The Nexus Building
    Level 3, 4 Columbia Court
    Norwest NSW 2153
    Fax:
    (02) 9680 6855

  • Phone:
    (02) 6257 6347
    Address:
    7/40 Marcus Clarke St
    Canberra ACT 2601
    Fax:
    (02) 6257 6350

    Closest Car Park

    Wilson Car Park
    Between London Circuit &
    Vernon Circle, Canberra

  • Phone:
    (02) 4365 4700
    Address:
    Erina Plaza Shop 5
    210 Central Coast Highway
    Erina NSW 2250
    Fax:
    (02) 4365 6555

  • Phone:
    (02) 9635 4266
    Address:
    Unit 1, Building 5
    49 Frenchs Forest Road
    Frenchs Forest NSW 2086

Contact us

i
Why do we
need this?

This helps us make sure the right people can help you.

*These fields are mandatory