Nikki Stein was admitted to the Johannesburg Society of Advocates in December 2015. Her areas of interest are constitutional law and administrative law. Her experience includes litigation on the right of access to health care services and the right to basic education. She has also worked on cases involving administrative law, including procurement systems.

Prior to joining the Bar, Nikki was an attorney at SECTION27, and before that at Bowman Gilfillan Attorneys. She also served as a clerk to Justice Nkabinde at the Constitutional Court. Nikki holds a BA and an LLB from the University of the Witwatersrand, and an LLM from the University of Virginia in the United States.