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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

Special counsel joins Maddocks in Canberra January 16, 2020

Thursday 16 January 2020 Veena Bedekar has joined Maddocks as a special counsel in the firm’s Canberra office. Veena joined Maddocks this week and will work with the Maddocks Probity and Property teams. She joins … Continued

Latest Article

Too much of the (Apple) pie? – Screen-time apps and misuse of market power January 16, 2020

Apple’s ‘screen-time’ functionality (and similar apps released by other developers) have changed the way we engage with our screens, allowing users to monitor how long they spend every day checking emails, messaging and their use … 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.