Tonkin legal costing

Welcome to Tonkin Legal Costing

Welcome to Tonkin Legal Costing - a specialised legal costing practice which offers its clients a wealth of experience based on 18 years CBD legal costing experience across multiple state and federal jurisdictions.

Whether it be a high volume protracted litigation involving a party/party costs dispute or a simple in-house solicitor-own-client assessment, Tonkin Legal Costing is available to represent and address the legal costing needs of legal practitioners and law firms.

Tonkin Legal Costing is headed up by Ms Therese Tonkin as principal Cost lawyer.  With regular taxation experience in the Supreme Courts of Victoria, Queensland and the A.C.T, Tonkin Legal Costing has in depth legal costing experience and knowledge in the adversarial side of legal costing including negotiation, taxation and assessment of legal costs.

From boutique practices, to government/statutory law firms, to top tier CBD firms, Tonkin Legal Costing is available to

Maximise recovery of party/party legal costs

Assist with solicitor-own-client costing disputes and legislative disclosure compliance

Prepare all necessary documents (Costs Statements, Bills of costs, Notice of Objections, Affidavits in Security for costs applications and other interlocutory proceedings)

Appearance work where required


Providing a professional and
comprehensive legal costs service

meet with us



13 Dutton Street,
Hawthorn, QLD. 4171

Postal Address:
P.O Box 468
Morningside, QLD. 4170

phone: (07) 39042133
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