Tim is a graduate of the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Laws with Honours and a Bachelor of Arts (majoring in Philosophy). He was a faculty tutor of law and research assistant. He was admitted to the bar in 2020. Before joining Bankside Chambers, Tim worked at a Wellington litigation firm with a broad civil, family and criminal practice.
He has a particular interest in private law, with a co-authored publication in an international law journal.