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Timothy Tyrrell
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[ Phone ]
1300 131 270
[ Mobile ]
0414 816 540

Tim Tyrrell is a lawyer. He is involved with strategic planning and advises the Plans & Approvals division on the best method for navigating contentious or complex development applications.

Qualifications
2000

  • Occupational Health & Safety Induction Training for Construction Work
1996

  • PhD commenced in Building Failure in Australia
  • Bond University Advanced Mediation Workshop
1994

  • TAFE Accredited Pest Consultant
  • ACDC Accredited Commercial Mediator
1993

  • Graduate Diploma in Building Surveying and Assessment
1983

  • Master of Commerce (Information Systems)
1981

  • Commonwealth Postgraduate award
1979

  • Satisfactory completion of Practical Legal Training at College of Law, Sydney
1976

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) with Merit
1972

  • Commonwealth University Scholarship
1970

  • Commonwealth Secondary Scholarship
Experience
1994 to date

  • Mediator in all forms of commercial, building and community mediation.
1988 to date

Tim Tyrrell has over 25 years experience in consumer protection in the provision of user-friendly emergency products. His vision has been instrumental in successfully moving a concept for a product idea into one that has sold more than 2 million units.


1983 to date

Established, operated or been involved in building consultancy groups in NSW, including:


  • drafting and design of every document issued in the building consultancy process
  • drafting of terms and conditions
  • design, specification, programming and installations of computer systems
  • risk assessment of insurable risks/professional indemnity requirements
  • onsite supervision/quality control
  • carrying out over 1000 property inspections.
1980 to date

  • Legal practice/Corporate solicitor, specialising in conveyancing, general commercial and mortgage work. Focus in the last 20 years has been on dispute resolution.
1978 - 1990

  • Developer and project manager on numerous projects from $25,000 to $5m+.
1973 - 1982

  • Operated maintenance and renovation business with brother Jerry Tyrrell. Involved in most trades and in most types of residential and small scale commercial development.
1977 - 1978 | NCR Australia

  • Graduate trainee.Trained in all aspects of data processing. Successfully completed COBOL programming course, advanced sales course, 12 months customer support training, 6 months bureau service, 6 months computer output to microfiche.
1973 - 1976

  • Painter
1972

  • Brickies labourer
Membership
  • Member Australian Computer Society
  • Member Institute of Building Consultants
  • Full practising certificate - Law Society of NSW
  • Member Australian Institute of Building Surveyors
  • Advance Panel of Mediators - LEADR
Publications
2008

1993

  • First Aid Emergency Handbook
  • Motorists Emergency Handbook
1992 & 1988

  • Practise Paper - Property Inspections - for the College of Law, Sydney
1991

  • Building Failure Reports, 1,2,3
1986 to date

  • Editorial assistance on hundreds of articles and papers about building consultancy in the Sydney Morning Herald, Law Society Journal, Cumberland Press and associated building journals.
Seminars
1989 to date

  • College of Law (4 times yearly)
1998

  • AIBS: Effectiveness of concrete slab on ground as a termite barrier
1996 & amp; 1997

  • LAAMS - Pitfalls in Conveyancing
1992 - 1998

Institute of Building Consultants:


  • conveyancing practice
  • Consumer Claims Tribunal disputes
  • BSC Act 1989
  • dispute resolution