Tim Prudden

Senior Associate

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
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Meet Tim

Introduction

Tim is a Senior Associate in the corporate and litigation team and provides advice on a wide range of commercial disputes. Tim has extensive experience with complex litigation, having represented clients in the High Court of Australia, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court of Victoria, Supreme Court of Queensland and Supreme Court of Western Australia. Tim appreciates the burden that complex litigation has on his clients, and is focused on bringing a commercially sensible, outcome-oriented approach to litigation.

Legal areas of expertise

  • Litigation
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Corporations Law
  • Contract negotiation and documentation
  • Commercial and strategic advice on transactions

Key industries

  • Small and medium businesses
  • Private clients

Extra work/interests

  • Tim is a member of the Victoria Racing Club and is a passionate Carlton support. He enjoys cooking, live music, playing guitar and travelling. In November 2021, Tim rode his bike from Mildura to Melbourne in the Silver Lining Ride to raise funds for research into an early detection test for ovarian cancer.

Recent projects / Experience

Application by shareholder company for orders that Administrators are not entitled to be reimbursed by the company or its creditors in relation to their own costs, or costs that they are ordered to pay.

Appeal to High Court of Australia from decisions of Supreme Court of Victoria and Court of Appeal relating to claim for unlawful means conspiracy.

Acted for property developer against estate agents, successfully obtaining judgment that estate agent repay over $3 million in commission plus interest and legal costs for failing to comply with disclosure obligations under the Estate Agents Act 1980 (Vic).