Tim Russell

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Admitted: 2001
WABA Member: 2018

Level 36, Exchange Tower
2 The Esplanade
Perth WA 6000

T   +61 8 9460 5251

M   0412 787 252



Tim Russell has a broad practice in commercial litigation and public law.

Tim is experienced in general commercial litigation, particularly disputes with government.

He is also experienced in all areas of public law including administrative law and judicial review, planning, land compensation, native title, environmental law, mining, tort law and occupational safety and health. Tim has a particular interest in planning law and land compensation, having regularly acted for planning and acquiring authorities.

Tim has appeared as counsel in contested matters in the Supreme Court, District Court, State Administrative Tribunal, Magistrates Court (primarily for complex workplace safety prosecutions) and in Commercial Arbitrations. He has appellate experience in the Supreme Court and the Court of Appeal and has appeared in the High Court as junior counsel.

Before joining Quayside Chambers, Tim held the position of Senior Assistant State Counsel at the State Solicitor’s Office. He was admitted to practice in 2001 and was educated at the University of Western Australia.


|  Appeals
|  Arbitration
|  Commercial Law
|  Constitutional Law
|  Construction & Projects
|  Mediation
|  Mining & Energy Law
Native Title
|  Public & Administrative Law
|  Regulatory Law & Investigations


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