Lynley Tretheway

Special Counsel

Lynley has over 20 years’ dispute resolution experience with extensive experience in torts litigation. 

She has acted mainly for government agencies and has extensive experience in defending tort claims, and in particular intentional tort claims, including claims for malicious prosecution and misfeasance in public office.  

Whilst Lynley has extensive experience in defending tort claims against NSW Police Force, she has in recent times acted for government agencies in relation to historical abuse claims.

Legal Expertise 

  • Intentional torts – trespass, false imprisonment, assault/battery, malicious prosecution and misfeasance in public office.

  • Historical abuse claims.

  • Personal injury claims, including claims involving Part 2A of the Civil Liability Act 2002.