Litigation and dispute resolution

Tim has appeared as counsel in many matters before the District and Supreme Court such as:

  • matters related to insolvency of corporations (in particular, applications to set aside statutory demands – see Hannans Reward Ltd v Avalon Minerals Ltd [2016] WASC 130
  • applications for judicial review – see Forrest & Forrest Pty Ltd v Minister for Mines and Petroleum [2016] WASC 270
  • claim for beneficial interest in property arising from a defacto relationship - see Silvester v Sands [2004] WASC 266
  • claim for premium due under workers’ compensation policy – GIO General Insurance Ltd v Mammoth Investments Pty Ltd [2005] WADC 91 and on appeal as junior counsel in Mammoth Investments Pty Ltd v GIO General Insurance Ltd [2006] WASCA 34

Tim has acted as solicitor in numerous matters including:

  • Applications for Writs of Certiorari in relation to Warden’s decisions – see Nova Resources NL v French (1995) 12 WAR 50
  • Applications for Prerogative Writs in relation to decisions of the Racing Penalties Appeal Tribunal – see Maynard v Racing Penalties Appeal Tribunal (1994) 11 WAR 1 and Harper v Racing Penalties Appeal Tribunal (1995) 12 WAR 337