Timothy Smith (MARN: 0530336) – Acc. Spec. (Immigration Law)
B.Asian Studies, Bachelor of Laws LLB, Grad Dip Legal Prac.
Tim is admitted as a Lawyer to practice in both the High Court of Australia and the Supreme Court of NSW and is an Accredited Specialist in Immigration Law by the NSW Law Society. Tim is a former Department of Immigration visa officer having worked for the Department in China, Thailand and Canberra. He was a lecturer in migration law at the Australian National University. Tim is fluent in the Chinese Mandarin language as accredited by Confucius Institute (HSK5).
Tim is the Principal of Tim Smith Lawyers and has many years’ experience in dealing with all types of visa and migration related matters – including high net worth individuals in assisting them with the correct choice of visa to come to Australia. Tim is also experienced in assisting clients upon their arrival in Australia in establishing businesses, buying and selling of property and general corporate governance.
Tim travels to China frequently and can take bookings for face to meetings in most capital cities in China. Recently Tim has been successful in representing his clients at both the Administrative Appeals Tribunal and Federal Circuit Court in relation to their migration and Australian visa related matters.
With over 10 years’ experience, there is not a visa matter that Tim has not come across.
Tim has been recognised by his peers as one of Australia’s best Immigration Lawyers.
Amy is the office manager and has been with the firm since 2005.If you are Chinese and wish to speak Chinese to one of our lawyers or migration agents, please feel free to contact Amy to make an appointment.