Our Legal Team

Our legal team at Tindall Gask Bentley have been assisting SASSLA for 18 years. They are skilled in industrial relations and experts in assisting school leaders with all legal issues and opinions relating to their role.

Tindall Gask Bentley Lawyers
www.tgb.com.au

Morry Bailes Morry Bailes
Managing Partner

Areas of Expertise:

  • Defamation
  • Associations Law
  • Industrial and Employment Law
  • Criminal and Disciplinary
  • Royal Commissions
  • Litigation
Amber Sprague Amber Sprague
Partner

Areas of Expertise:

  • Workers Compensation
  • Defamation
  • Workplace Issues and Unfair Dismissals
  • Industrial and Employment Law
Andrew Clare Andrew Clare
Senior Lawyer

Areas of Expertise:

  • Industrial and Employment Law
  • Workplace Issues
  • Restraint of Trade
  • Disciplinary
Luke Officer Luke Officer
Associate

Areas of Expertise:

  • Criminal and Disciplinary, including ICAC investigations/inquiries
  • Workers Compensation
  • Industrial and Employment Law
  • Guardianship and Administration
  • Detainment and Orders under the Mental Health Act

 

 

Why SASSLA?

  • Protect your career, reputation and wallet with fully funded legal support provided by our highly experienced legal team.
  • We focus exclusively on school and preschool leadership to give you advocacy without compromise.
  • Our membership is excellent value for money compared to other sources. Membership fees are $34.03 per fortnight and are tax deductible.
  • Regular email, web and social media updates about leaders’ work and legal matters affecting education.
  • Conferences and seminars dedicated to school leadership issues throughout the year.
Join today

Testimonials

SASSLA
Joining SASSLA has afforded me the greatest level of professional support I could possibly have hoped for. It provided me the opportunity to be heard meaningfully and with the assumption of good intent. The Association has shown great expertise in both legal and departmental processes, as well as holding clear understandings about management and site context. I will continue to appreciate their professional network and membership.