Tim O’Connor


LLB, BA (Sydney)

Tim is a highly regarded commercial lawyer with a long history of acting in the fields of Local Government and Environmental and Planning law. Tim also has vast experience in the fields of conveyancing, leasing, commercial litigation and commercial transactions.

For over 30 years Tim has advised and acted in various capacities for Local Government clients.  He has significant litigation experience in planning and environmental law matters and has acted for clients in all jurisdictions of the Land and Environment Court and in the Supreme Court of NSW, the Court of Appeal and the High Court of Australia. These matters include acting in challenges against forced council amalgamations.

Tim provides advice to Local Government and non-government clients in all areas relevant to local government and planning and development law.

Tim acts in all manner of commercial and property transactions including the sale and purchase of land, preparing deeds, licenses and covenants, and preparing or reviewing contracts for the sale or acquisition of assets.

Email: tim@hdo.com.au