Dobson Mitchell Allport is a leading Tasmanian law firm.  Our experienced lawyers and advocates act for business, government and individuals.   

We provide innovative and expert services to our business, private and government clients. Our services extend further than just providing legal advice and are practical and client focused.  

Based in Hobart, our lawyers work in all parts of the State. Our clients range from farming interests in the north west,  to tourism business on the East coast, to property developers in and around Hobart and Launceston.  

We have a diverse team of over 50 talented individuals including principals, consultants, senior associates, associates, lawyers, corporate service managers and support personnel.  Our team regularly appear for our valued clients in all Courts, Tribunals and Commissions.

As a firm we are proud of our active and committed role as part of the Tasmanian community.  We give advice to many Australian charities and not-for-profit organisations.  Our lawyers are Directors, members and volunteers in a broad range of community, industry and government organisations.

Do the February 2018 changes to the Privacy Act apply to you?

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The mandatory data breach notification scheme commences 22 February 2018.

Trees on Boundaries: A New Process to Resolve Disputes

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Problems with trees on fencelines? From 1 December 2017, a new dispute resolution process through RMPAT comes into effect.

Case Summary - [2018] TASWRCT 2

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Recent Tribunal Decision on meaning of “Worker” under the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act