Since 1990, Tim has specialised in litigating numerous insurance and general commercial disputes, including property damage and product liability, indemnity and recovery matters, arson and fraud.
Tim has also advised insurers on a wide range of issues, including claims relating to cheque fraud and mortgage insurance across the entire sector from the construction, manufacturing and mining industries to the small business sector and householders.
He has drafted household, motor vehicle and lenders mortgage insurance policies for several insurers and acted in many complex commercial disputes, such as contractual, building and trade practices disputes.
An accredited specialist in commercial litigation (insurance), Tim has vast experience in resolving insurance disputes, including significant property damage claims, product liability claims (including the pharmaceutical, manufacturing and industrial sectors), life insurance claims (particularly addressing related indemnity issues), building and engineering disputes, indemnity disputes (including assessing full and partial indemnity for insurers and insured) and recoveries.
Tim is also a Nationally Accredited Mediator and has successfully mediated a number of commercial disputes.
Tim holds a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws with Honours and completed his Doctorate of Judicial Science from the University of Technology, Sydney.
He has been with Hicksons since 2004 and is admitted to practice in NSW, the ACT and Queensland.