Children's Matters

Tim Horsley is an Accredited Specialist in Children's Law and has regularly appeared on behalf of children in the Duty Solicitor Scheme operating at the Port Kembla Children's Court since 1992. He is also on the Legal Aid Commission Panel in both the care (child welfare) and criminal jurisdictions. He has a wide range of experience in dealing with children's matters and has acted for children, parents, carers and he is currently on the panel of solicitors who appear on behalf of the Director General of the Department of Community Services. Tim is the only Accredited Specialist in children's law in the Wollongong area.

Tim's expertise extends to Appeals under the Children & Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act 1998 in the District Court and has appeared in a number of appeals in the District Court without Counsel.