Thomas is a specialist in planning, environment, administrative and government law with over 15 years’ experience helping both private and public sector clients achieve ambitious goals. Thomas’ expertise is particularly sought where clients are faced with complex legal problems requiring clear thinking and a confident pathway forward. With significant experience in the private sector and as a senior executive lawyer in the NSW Government, including as General Counsel of a government authority, Thomas deploys his expertise and experience to find practical and robust solutions for clients when it matters most.
Thomas’s experience includes:
03 November 2021 - Knowledge
#Property, Planning & Development, #Planning, Environment & Sustainability
A package of new legal requirements to control the status of short-term rentals under existing planning law came into effect on 1 November.
29 September 2021 - Knowledge
#Government, #Planning, Environment & Sustainability
As we wait for ‘Freedom Day’, the second tranche of the NSW Government’s Rapid Assessment Framework reforms will commence on 1 October 2021, seeking to facilitate a more efficient assessment of State significant development and infrastructure.
13 July 2021 - Knowledge
#Renewable Energy, #Planning, Environment & Sustainability, #Local Government
The City of Sydney has announced an Australia-first plan to include energy targets in development applications to make new buildings more energy-efficient and to meet its net-zero emissions target by 2035.
03 Feb 22
In this seminar we will provide you with: selecting the most appropriate IT system to support the process, accessing everything, coding, reviewing and reporting including ATO requirements.
21 Feb 22 to 25 Feb 22
It’s a new year, a new law term and more than ever, we’re optimistic about new beginnings. Join us as we refresh and reinvigorate for what lies ahead in 2022 with a skills update for our annual NSW Government lawyers CLE intensive program. Although we look forward to returning to an in person format, this year we will be running the program as a series of webinars over the week commencing 21 February.