A positive outcome to your situation is a mere stone’s throw away. We are lawyers who care and are committed to bringing justice to each and every one of our clients. Our goal is to provide you with what you deserve, through effective support and legal counsel.
No situation is the same and you never know when an emergency might strike. That is why we accept requests and phone calls 24/7. We are there for you when you need us most.
We come with years in the industry and numerous success stories under our belt. Our team is experienced in providing effective strategies and are all highly qualified.
You have a million things going on, the last thing you need is a lawyer who lives up to the stereotype. This is why we ensure our prices are both fair and affordable. This is about you and your happiness. We charge below the industry standard and strive to offer fixed fees where possible.
We will take it from here. You’ve left your situation in our hands. You can breathe easy with the knowledge that we will meet all the necessary deadlines.
We mean it when we say that we are in your corner. We blend experience, expertise, care and understanding into a seamless recipe.
A team where every case is attended to, to a finite detail. We are focussed on bringing peace of mind back into your life. Wouldn’t it be refreshing to work with a team of lawyers who want nothing more than to help you? Well, you are about to. Meet your experienced team of lawyers who just get it.
Areas of Practice
Tim regularly appears in the Supreme and District Courts as well as the Magistrates Court. He practices in the State Administrative Tribunal.
“I am not afraid to stand up for my clients to achieve the best possible outcomes”.
Tim has worked on some of the most high-profile land compensation claims in Western Australia, he has gained a reputation for his robust representation. With over 20 years’ experience, Tim is an exemplary solicitor and litigator and has set precedents in law. Tim’s wealth of experience also extends to arguing for approvals for subdivision and and development approvals.
Whilst his passion and talent lie in land compensation, Tim is also well-versed in providing advice on all manner of provisions within the various Acts of Parliament, delegated legislation and regulations, local governments, town planning and environmental law.
Tim also represents clients in Court in matters related to Occupational Health & Safety. On occasion, he will take on selected criminal matters where he feels there is a need for assistance to ensure the proper administration of justice. An experienced litigator, with a strong moral compass, he knows how to raise and defend charges to ensure that the correct and preferable decision is reached.
Since setting the foundations of Cornerstone Legal in 2004, Tim has led the firm in an innovative, inspiring and passionate manner to its current place. Tim’s focus is on achieving resolutions for clients by choosing the right strategies and providing clear, effective and tailored advice.
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“I approach your situation with practicality and care. I want to see you get justice”.
Bronwyn is a highly skilled lawyer with a heart of gold. Bronwyn has been an imperative part of the team since 2014 and has over 15 years of experience under her belt. She has worked in various roles both in Australia and internationally. During this time, she has amassed a wealth of practical experience in a number of areas, most notably Local Government, Corporate, Employment, Occupational Health & Safety, Litigation, Property and Native Title Law.
Well-versed in the complexities associated with delegated legislation and prominent issues facing Local Governments, she is a competent advocate and capable of providing guidance in respect of many of the nuances and delicate circumstances that can arise.
We can always count on Bronwyn to go above and beyond with each case she is handling. Bronwyn’s style can best be described as empathetic, friendly and genuine. She is passionate about being involved in charity work, and often partakes in passion projects that fuel her soul. In 2004, she travelled to Bosnia to provide aid to those suffering the effects of war. She regularly takes part in fun-runs and has organised the office chocolate box to fundraise for Perth Children’s Hospital. Whatever the cause, she is a keen supporter of those less fortunate.
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Luke is a highly skilled litigation lawyer with over 15 years’ experience. He has worked at national, medium sized and boutique firms across Western Australia. As a result, Luke has a wealth of experience in representing clients in most types of litigation including civil litigation, commercial disputes, estate disputes and insolvency matters. Luke has appeared as Counsel in all of the Courts in Western Australia.
Luke enjoys the challenge of litigation and the thrill of advocating for his client. He loves the strategy and nuances of disputes, and always strives to get the outcome for which his client seeks.
Luke is a supportive, enthusiastic and friendly part of the Cornerstone team. He believes in trying to deliver a first-class service to his clients. Outside of work Luke enjoys spending time with his wife and three young children. He loves watching, talking and used to love playing sport, especially AFL and cricket. He also loves a good coffee and a nice glass of wine.
Claire ensures every cog is constantly turning at Cornerstone Legal. With over 15 years’ experience in various roles within the legal industry, Claire is an accomplished paralegal. Her role includes assisting lawyers primarily in Local Government matters. Things wouldn’t happen without Claire’s meticulous attention to detail. She competently manages the day to day running of files, briefing lawyers, liaising with the Courts, clients and witnesses to ensure a smooth client experience from start to finish.
Claire has been with Cornerstone Legal since 2017 and is a valued member of our team. Her diligent approach coupled with her friendly demeanour has ensured that she has formed strong bonds with clients. We are grateful for Claire’s positive attitude and being a ‘go-to’ person for both colleagues and clients alike.
Bronte is a Law Student at Notre Dame University, and began her career with Cornerstone in 2022. Bronte has quickly demonstrated her abilities and is now supporting the broader team as a pre-litigation paralegal responsible for the day-to-day handling of cases including proficiently undertaking legal research, drafting letters, preparing briefs, and ensuring clients receive the very best attention.
Additionally, Bronte handles enquiries and gathers and reviews documents for the solicitors to review, to ready the firm for negotiations, court hearings and settlement processes. Bronte is efficient and takes great pride in her work and feels that she has found a perfect fit here with Cornerstone Legal.