Tierney Law can provide advice and act for you in a wide variety of disputes and claims. Our lawyers are experienced in conducting litigation and mediation, we will provide practical advice including how legal costs work.
Our areas of practice are:
For example, you may have a contractual or business-related dispute, an argument with the planning authorities, or are owed money. You may have a dispute about your insurance policy, a compulsory land acquisition or a claim under consumer law. You should seek advice about any matter which may lead to court or tribunal proceedings.
PERSONAL INJURY AND WORKERS COMPENSATION
If you are injured in a motor vehicle accident or are otherwise harmed by someone’s negligence, you might be entitled to compensation. Injuries in the workplace can also lead to claims and disputes about compensation. Time limits apply so don’t leave it too late to contact us.
BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION DISPUTES
We act for clients ranging from large building companies to residential owners. We recognise that these disputes are stressful and expensive; we suggest you seek advice before entering into any type of building contract. Tierney Law has expertise in the important field of “security for payment” (cash-flow for builders and sub-contractors).
Tierney Law advises both employers and employees in relation to Fair Work Act compliance and investigations, employment contracts, termination of employment and “adverse action” claims.
WILLS AND ESTATES
Estate litigation can include disputes about the validity and interpretation of wills, or whether a family member might be able to make a claim if they were left out of a will. Tierney Law can act for executors and trustees as well as for beneficiaries and claimants.
CRIME & TRAFFIC OFFENCES
If you are charged with a crime or police offence or served with a restraint order or family violence order, a conviction or the making of an order against you may impact your life significantly. Tierney Law has expertise to assist you with your particular needs for responding to a criminal charge.
We offer a comprehensive service. Contact us for more information