Litigation can be stressful and difficult but disputes are regularly encountered in commercial dealings. Tisher Liner FC Law works with clients to provide quality legal representation and commercial advice.

Our litigation lawyers have secured excellent results for clients in all major jurisdictions. We can guide you through the process in a considered and tactical manner and recommend strategies most likely to secure the desired outcome.

Tisher Liner FC Law understand the importance of good communications and working with clients. We can suggest alternative dispute resolution techniques including conciliation, mediation and arbitration.

Our firm have extensive litigation and dispute resolution experience and every case undertaken by our litigation lawyers has a designated partner supervising the matter and working with the client. We have expertise in running and resolving all manner of disputes including:

  • Supreme Court, County Court and Magistrate’s Court matters;
  • Federal Court and Federal Circuit Court of Australia matters;
  • Appeals;
  • VCAT matters;
  • Compliance matters including ASIC and ATO investigations;
  • Corporations Act matters;
  • Australian Consumer Law matters; and
  • Representation at mediations.

Our Experts

View All
Principal Accredited Commercial Litigation Specialist

Simon Abraham

Simon Abraham has been recognised on the Best Lawyers List for 2020/2021 in the category of Litigation Find the full...
Principal LLB (Hons), PgDip

Rob Oxley

Rob Oxley’s clients include large corporations and family operated businesses The success Rob has experienced...
Special Counsel Accredited Specialist in Wills and Estate Law

Kirsty Brealey

Kirsty Brealey graduated from Monash University with a degree in Arts and Law During her time at University, Kirsty...
Senior Associate BA, LLB

Samuel McMahon

Samuel McMahon is known for his calm and considered solutions, practical nature and problem-solving skills He has a...
Senior Associate LLB, BA

Amy La Verde

Amy La Verde has worked with a variety of clients, including employers and employees, on a wide range of employment...
Associate LLB

Phoebe Langridge

Phoebe Langridge is a commercial litigator who practices across a number of areas including breach of directors duties,...
Associate LLB (Hons) , BIR

Bianca Mazzarella

Bianca has 6 years PQE and is focused on achieving good commercial outcomes and building long lasting relationships...
Associate LLB (Hons), BA

Yoni Ungar

Yoni Ungar practices as a lawyer in the commercial team and specialises in dealing with charities and not-for-profits,...
Lawyer LLB, B.As

Stefan Chelper

Stefan Chelper has appeared on behalf of clients in numerous courts and tribunals, including: Federal Court of...
Lawyer LLB, BA

Maddy Hearn

Maddy Hearn had been previously employed by Tisher Liner FC Law as a seasonal clerk and due to her tenacity and work...

Related Articles

View All
Employment Law / Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Deliveroo decision creates chaos in the ‘Gig Economy’ as law struggles to keep up

Up until recently, businesses have relied upon ‘gig’ workers being able to be classified as independent contractors...
Read More
Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Winning Civil Cases as a Defendant – TLFC on a winning roll…

In Australia, in our civil system, Plaintiffs need to prove their case on the balance of probabilities   The...
Read More
Commercial Law / Commercial Contracts & Agreements / Corporate Advisory and M&A

Announcing our Promotions

Rob joined us in 2017 and immediately impressed us with his litigation skills and incredible work ethic It’s no...
Read More
Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Transact Now, Regret Later – The Case for Credit Management

This can cover a wide range of business situations Most commonly, you might be considering letting your premises to a...
Read More
Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Playing the man and not the ball: When non-party cost orders are available in Court

When can a party not named as a litigant be responsible for the payment of costs (cost orders) in a legal proceeding...
Read More
Commercial Law / Property & Development / Developments

TLFC Law Triple Finalists in the Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards 2019

Celebrating its 19th year, the Australian Law Awards, in partnership with UNSW Law, is the pinnacle of award programs...
Read More
Commercial Contracts & Agreements / Litigation & Dispute Resolution / Not-For-Profits & Charities

Write it in now, or forever hold your peace

All these contracts have one thing in common: you are going to be at a disadvantage if you are relying on any...
Read More
Employment Law / Commercial Law / Litigation & Dispute Resolution

What employers need to know when letting someone go

A staff member may need to be let go because the business can no longer afford them, or perhaps they are just not...
Read More
Employment Law / Litigation & Dispute Resolution / Intellectual Property

Dude, Where’s my Business? High Court Delivers Warning to Employees and Competitors who engage in Dishonest Conduct to Get Ahead in the Game

The case of Ancient Foresters in Victoria Friendly Society Limited v Lifeplan Australia Friendly Society Limited [2018]...
Read More
Litigation & Dispute Resolution

The Road to Mediation: the benefits of alternative dispute resolution

For instance, many contracts and agreements include a ‘dispute resolution’ clause The dispute resolution clause...
Read More
Employment Law / Litigation & Dispute Resolution / Construction

Does it Really Matter What You Call Your Employees? The Difference Between a Permanent and a Casual Employee.

The Federal Court found the casual employee worked a regular and continuous pattern of work for more than two years,...
Read More
Property & Development / Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Subpoenas: think twice before pushing the button

In a recent decision of the Supreme Court of Victoria, Brady Queen Pty Ltd and 280 Queen Street Pty Ltd & Anor (No...
Read More