Tim FreemanTim Freeman
Partner

QUALIFICATIONS

B.A.; LLB (Monash)
Admitted to Practice (2004) 
Solicitor - Tony Hargreaves & Partners (2004-2010)
Senior Associate (2010-2015)
Partner (2015-)

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals
Bail Applications
Occupational Health & Safety Prosecutions
Asset Confiscation
Coronial Inquests
Disciplinary proceedings and tribunals
Statutory Authority prosecutions
Traffic Law
Civil & Commercial Litigation

EXPERIENCE

Tim has represented many individuals facing serious criminal charges. He has extensive experience in matters before the Magistrates’, County and Supreme Courts, including the preparation of matters for Trial by jury and regular appearance work. Tim’s practice includes acting on behalf of clients charged with a wide spectrum of criminal offences, including major drug matters, fraud, theft, violence offences, sexual offences, driving offences, and the preparation of applications for Bail. He provides advice and representation to clients in quasi-criminal areas, such as Coronial Inquests, disciplinary proceedings and Asset Confiscation proceedings.

Tim also acts for individuals and companies involved in civil and commercial litigation in all jurisdictions, specifically in areas such as contract disputes, defamation, and tortious claims (excluding Workcover and TAC).

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS & PERSONAL INFORMATION

Tim has also been an active member of the Law Institute of Victoria (LIV) Criminal Law Section throughout his career. He has been a member of the Section's Executive Committee since 2012 and was the Criminal Law Section Co-Chair for three years from 2014 to 2016 inclusive. Tim has represented the LIV on a number of committees, steering groups, and Court user-groups as well as providing advocacy on behalf of the legal profession through regular meetings with representatives of the Attorney-Generalís Office, the Department of Justice & Regulation, and the Office of Public Prosecutions. The LIV Criminal Law Section represents the legal profession on practical, legal and policy issues affecting the criminal justice system.

EMAIL

tim@tonyhargreaves.com.au

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