Tim Channon

I take a pragmatic and practical approach to matters, absorbing and understanding the issues swiftly so that my clients are able to make the best decisions in the most practical and cost-effective manner.

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Tim Channon

Special Counsel

Tim is a Special Counsel in our Insurance & Health team and is based in the Sydney office.

Tim specialises in most areas of insurance, including:

  • Public liability
  • Product liability
  • Property
  • Directors’ and Officers’ liability
  • Policy drafting

With over 30 years’ experience Tim broad insurance practice has encompassed most aspects of insurance law, including advising domestic and international insurers on a range of indemnity and policy interpretation issues. Tim has acted in a number of high-profile insurance disputes including Sagacious Legal v Wesfarmers and Mobis Parts Australia Pty Ltd v XL Insurance SE.

‘I take a pragmatic and practical approach to matters, absorbing and understanding the issues swiftly so that my clients are able to make the best decisions in the most practical and cost-effective manner.’

Tim was recognised for his expertise in Product Liability Litigation in the 2017 and 2019 editions of Best Lawyers.

Tim holds a Bachelor of Law (Honours), a Bachelor of Arts and a Doctor of Juridical Science. He is an NSW Law Society Accredited Specialist in Commercial Litigation (Insurance) and a Nationally Accredited Mediator. Additionally Tim is an adviser on the LexisNexis NSW Personal Injury service and a regular presenter of papers for Legalwise, UNSWCLE, College of Law CLE and UTS CLE.

Expertise

Insurance and Health

Sydney