Tim Kavenagh B Juris, LLB is a senior resources, native title and litigation lawyer with over 30 yearsâ€™ experience as both a private practitioner and as in-house counsel.
Before joining Hunt & Humphry, Tim developed and managed a successful resources boutique firm in Perth before moving to a senior position with King & Wood Mallesons (as it is now known) working on front-end resources matters, general mining advice and representation in the Wardens Court. He later joined Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd as Senior Corporate Counsel, managing the companyâ€™s litigation work involving Supreme Court and mining Wardens Court matters. Immediately before joining the Hunt & Humphry team, Tim was In-House Counsel for Aditya Birla Minerals Ltd where he was responsible for, amongst other things, the running of Supreme Court actions, negotiating and drafting all the Companyâ€™s commercial agreements, ensuring compliance with environmental laws and dealing generally with legal matters arising from the running of two mines.
Tim has also acted for small to mid-cap mining exploration companies on capital raisings, ASX listings and general corporate advisory matters. Tim was a director of ASX listed Associated Goldfields NL when it discovered the Obatan gold deposit in Ghana.