Year and Place of First Admission
2002, Northern Territory
Western Australia (2004)
High Court of Australia (2007)
Bachelor of Laws (NTU), Bachelor of Arts (NTU)
Areas of Practice
Administrative and Public Law, Anti-discrimination, Appeals, Arbitration, Commercial Law, Company Law, Defamation, Media and Internet Law, Employment Law, Engineering and Construction Law, Equity Partnerships and Trusts, Injunctions, Inquiries, Insolvency, Licensing, Motor Accidents, Personal Injury, Professional Services, Real Property, Trade Practices, Workers Compensation.
Tass is born and bred in the Territory. He completed articles of clerkship at the Northern Territory Attorney-General’s Department in 2002.
Following admission Tass worked at the Perth Office of the Commonwealth DPP for 3 years and then at the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions for Western Australia for 18 months. In these roles Tass gained considerable experience in summary and jury trials and appellate advocacy.
Tass returned to the Territory in March 2008 to take up a position with Clayton Utz. At Clayton Utz Tass worked in general civil litigation and was involved in a wide range of matters for both private and government clients.
Tass joined William Forster Chambers in February 2010.
Tass has been a member of the Council of the Law Society Northern Territory since 2011, an executive member since 2012 and in October 2014 was elected President of LSNT.
William Forster Chambers
26 Harry Chan Avenue
Darwin NT 0800
GPO Box 4369
DARWIN NT 0801
Tel: + 61 (0)8 8982 4700
Fax: + 61 (0)8 8941 1541