Tim Donaghey

Year Of Call:

Areas of Practice:
Industrial Relations

Email: tim.donaghey@lathamchambers.com.au
Tel: 9232 3615
Fax: 9223 5690

Admitted to Practice:

2 Dec 1996

Signed Victorian Bar Roll:

21 Nov 2002

Also entitled to Practise in:

Australian Capital Territory Federal Court of Australia


Before coming to the Bar, Tim practised exclusively in employment law and industrial relations for four years whilst Legal Counsel for the Australian Hotel Association and a solicitor at a national law firm. He read with Frank Parry SC and Chris O'Grady.

In 2006, Tim wrote the book "Terminaton of Employment"published by LexisNexis Butterworths, which provides an in-depth analysis of the jurisdiction and state of termination case law in Australia both pre- and post-Work Choices legislative reforms. It focuses on the fundamentals of the Federal statutory termination jurisdictionnecessary to examine, analyse and prepare termination cases in the Federal courts or in the Australian Relations Commission. 

A new version of 'Termination of Employment" (second edition) has now been published. 

Tim advises on a wide range of matters including employment and contractor agreements, award matters, unfair dismissals, industrial action, injunjunctive relief and other commercial litigation proceedings. 


  • "Termination of Employment''