Swanwick Murray Roche Lawyers

74 Victoria Parade, Rockhampton QLD 4700   •   (07) 4931 1888

Terry Tummon

Partner

As a local, who grew up in the Rockhampton area, Terry is committed to practising in the Central Queensland region. Terry listens to his clients and communicates in a manner which is down to earth and easy to understand. Terry’s commitment is to strive for the best possible outcome without unnecessary delay or excessive costs.As a local, who grew up in the Rockhampton area, Terry is committed to practising in the Central Queensland region. Terry listens to his clients and communicates in a manner which is down to earth and easy to understand. Terry’s commitment is to strive for the best possible outcome without unnecessary delay or excessive costs.

Practicing in family law, Terry can advise and guide clients through property settlements, child parenting orders and divorce applications. Terry has experience in dealing with matters relating to matrimonial and de-facto property settlements, children’s arrangements, child support and domestic violence. Terry has a particular interest in complex property matters and child matters.

Terry takes great pride and possesses wide-ranging experience in representing persons injured as a result of workplace accidents, public liability claims and injuries in the workplace. Terry has represented many workers who have been injured whilst working in local industries such as railway, meatworks and mining industries. Terry has experience in defending claims arising from personal injuries sustained by workers in the mining industry. In appropriate cases, Terry will arrange financial support to meet the medical expenses associated with pursuing claims on behalf of his clients.

Terry also practices in the area of estate planning and estate administration. He can assist clients to manage estate affairs effectively. This may include preparing a will, advising on or putting in place powers of attorney, seeking the payment of superannuation death benefits and dealing with deceased estates.
Terry has successfully prosecuted and defended applications for family provision or maintenance by aggrieved dependants or family members who have not been adequately provided for by a deceased spouse, parent or immediate family member in their Will.

In addition to estate related litigation, Terry has successfully represented clients in commercial and various other types of litigation.

Areas of practice

  • Family Law, including:
    – property settlements
    – parenting plans & orders
    – spousal maintenance
    – de facto/registered relationships
    – binding financial agreements
    – divorce applications
    Personal Injuries Claims
  • Wills and Estates
  • Estate Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution
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