Simon A Tisher


Barrister

Admitted:
6 Apr 1998
Bar:
22 May 2003
Location:
Room 1719, Owen Dixon Chambers West,
525 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, 3000
Call Foley’s on 03 9225 7777 to discuss availability
PROFILE

Simon Tisher has been a barrister at the Victorian Bar since May 2003. He is well known and respected as a barrister and within the tax profession. 

Most of Simon’s experience at the Bar pertains to tax matters (state and federal) and matters related to taxation: superannuation, insolvency, bankruptcy and professional indemnity claims (commonly involving tax advice). He also has sound experience in commercial litigation matters. 
 

Simon was included in the category of “Leading Tax Barristers - Victoria” in Doyles Guide in 2017, 2018 and 2019. He acts for taxpayers and for the Australian Taxation Office, led and unled, in disputes ranging from small individual matters to large corporate tax disputes. Simon also has a busy advisory practice. 

Simon has published several articles in the Law Institute Journal and Taxation in Australia, and is the author of the tax chapter of de Groot’s Wills, Probate and Administration Practice (Victoria). He is heavily involved with the Tax Institute and is chair of its State Taxes Committee. He is a frequent presenter to organisations such as Television Education Network, the Tax Institute and Legalwise Seminars. 

Simon is married with two young daughters.  In addition to his family, Simon’s interests include history, photography, skiing and travel.

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AREAS OF PRACTICE
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
Appellate
Commercial Law
Common Law
Equity & Trusts
Public Law & Administrative Law
Tax Law & Revenue Law

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Simon Tisher has been a barrister at the Victorian Bar since May 2003. He is well known and respected as a barrister and within the tax profession. 

Most of Simon’s experience at the Bar pertains to tax matters (state and federal) and matters related to taxation: superannuation, insolvency, bankruptcy and professional indemnity claims (commonly involving tax advice). He also has sound experience in commercial litigation matters. 
 

Simon was included in the category of “Leading Tax Barristers - Victoria” in Doyles Guide in 2017, 2018 and 2019. He acts for taxpayers and for the Australian Taxation Office, led and unled, in disputes ranging from small individual matters to large corporate tax disputes. Simon also has a busy advisory practice. 

Simon has published several articles in the Law Institute Journal and Taxation in Australia, and is the author of the tax chapter of de Groot’s Wills, Probate and Administration Practice (Victoria). He is heavily involved with the Tax Institute and is chair of its State Taxes Committee. He is a frequent presenter to organisations such as Television Education Network, the Tax Institute and Legalwise Seminars. 

Simon is married with two young daughters.  In addition to his family, Simon’s interests include history, photography, skiing and travel.