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We work collaboratively with our clients to build strong, sustainable relationships. Our team is committed to delivering consistent high standards of service, and we understand the importance of accessibility. Working with us, you'll enjoy open communication, meaning well scoped, properly resourced and effectively managed matters.

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Latest Case

Providing strategic advice on expansion structures November 16, 2018

Founded in Bondi Beach in 2012, Bailey Nelson has rapidly grown into a global eyewear retailer and service provider with boutiques in Australia, London, Canada and New Zealand. The strong demand for their products and … Continued

Latest News

Maddocks appointed to Commonwealth Government legal services panel August 19, 2019

Monday 19 August 2019 The strong growth of Maddocks in Canberra has been given a further boost by the firm’s appointment to the new Commonwealth Legal Services Panel. The Commonwealth Attorney-General’s Department announced the successful … Continued

Latest Article

Can you avoid an arbitration agreement for ‘convenience? August 22, 2019

Disputes arising from construction and infrastructure projects typically involve multiple contractual relationships, often triggering separate disputes between principal and head contractor, principal and superintendent and head contractor and subcontractor (amongst others). While the most efficient … Continued

Shaun Temby Partner

Background and legal expertise

Shaun is a commercial dispute resolution lawyer.

Experienced in competition and consumer law advice and litigation; and property disputes, including retail and commercial leasing matters, and large scale commercial and contractual disputes.

With an in-depth understanding of competition and consumer law, Shaun regularly acts for clients in matters involving restrictive trade practices, and the Australian Consumer Law. Having acted for the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission in both New South Wales and Western Australia, Shaun has unique experience resolving Competition and Consumer Act 2010 investigations and prosecutions.

Shaun regularly acts for clients at all levels of the franchising and consumer markets sector across Australia. He is highly regarded for his legal knowledge, strategic advice and negotiating skills.

Legal expertise

  • Competition and Consumer Act 2010
  • Australian Consumer Law
  • CCA audits and compliance
  • Franchise advice and dispute management
  • Property litigation
  • General dispute resolution, including mediation and negotiation.