Tim Bourne is the principal of Bourne Lawyers, having established the firm in July 2000.
Tim is recognised nationally as one of South Australia's leading employment lawyers. He completed a Bachelor's degree in Law at the University of Adelaide in February 1979 and is admitted to the Supreme Court of South Australia and the High Court of Australia. He worked as a lawyer with Stanley & Partners from January 1980 until establishing his own firm in 2000. For more than 35 years Tim has been achieving excellent results for his clients in a timely and cost-effective manner.
In addition to an extensive solicitor's practice, Tim continues a high level of Counsel and court work.
Tim specialises in the areas of:
- Employment and Industrial Law
- Discrimination and Equal Opportunity Law
- Workers compensation
- Superannuation and Insurance Claims
- Asbestos-related illnesses
- Medical and Other Professional Negligence
- Occupier's Liability and Public Risk Claims
Tim has been a Deputy Presiding Member of the Parole Board of South Australia since 2004. He is also a current member of the Law Society of South Australia, the Law Society Medico-Legal Group, the Australian Labour Law Association, the Society of Labour Lawyers SA and the Industrial Relations Society of South Australia.