Ty is based in our Wangaratta office and attends the Shepparton office on a regular basis.
Ty joined the firm as a law graduate in 2012 and was admitted to practice in early 2013 in both the Supreme Court of Victoria and the High Court of Australia. He completed his Bachelor of Laws at Monash University and prior to joining the firm, Ty had previously graduated from Monash with a Masters in Holocaust & Genocide Studies and a Bachelor of Arts. Alongside his studies, Ty worked as a Law Clerk and Paralegal in Melbourne for over 4 years.
Ty has experience in matters before all Victorian Courts including the Court of Appeal, the Federal Circuit Court of Australia, the Fair Work Commission, the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal and various human rights commissions. He regularly provides advice to workers in the areas of employment law, discrimination law and workers compensation. He also regularly acts for and advises individuals in personal injury matters including TAC (Motor Vehicle Accident) claims, public liability claims and medical liability claims.
Ty was recently appointed a Regional Ambassador for the Australian Lawyers Alliance and is also a member of the Supreme Court of Victoria Junior Practitioners User Group.
Ty is passionate about addressing workplace inequality and the power imbalance between individual workers and employers.
Ty is also able to advise on commercial law transactions including retail and commercial leases and the sale or purchase of businesses.