Our Services

Walsh Day James Mihal offers a wide range of Legal Services. We are close to Court registries in Burnie and Devonport and are able to act as town agents for interstate and other Tasmanian firms.

Please review our areas of law below

Rural Law Specialists:


Eleanor James understands farming and farmers because she is one. She’s also a lawyer who specialises in:
  • Buying and selling farms
  • Starting and running farming businesses
  • Transferring farms to the next generation
  • Sub-dividing land
Eleanor grew up on her family’s grazing property ‘Dinjerra’ on Flinders Island. She now operates Junction Farm at Hadspen and a busy law practise based in Ulverstone servicing the North and North West. She is practical and focuses on avoiding problems and finding solutions.

Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution:

Commercial claims
  • Debt recovery
  • Building disputes
  • Insurance claims
  • Employment disputes
  • Discrimination claims
  • Government and planning law
  • Consumer claims
Personal Injury Claims Arising From:
  • Traffic accidents
  • Work place accidents
  • Workers’ compensation claims
  • Medical negligence
  • Violent crimes out of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund
Estate litigation including:
  • Challenging wills
  • Defending wills
  • Making claims against estates
  • Defending claims against estates

Wills and Estate Planning:

  • Simple and Complex Wills
  • Estate Planning including Testamentary Trusts
  • Family Trusts
  • Superannuation Funds
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Guardianship Orders
  • Guardianship Board Matters
  • Estate Administration

Commercial Transactions and Conveyancing: Buying and Selling Property:

  • Homes and residential land
  • Commercial and industrial premises
  • Subdivision
  • Residential and Commercial Leases
  • Sale and Purchase of Business
  • Starting a Company or a Trust
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Joint Venture Agreements
  • Employment Agreements
  • Succession Planning

Family Law:

  • Property division
  • Parenting arrangements
  • Financial agreements before, during and after separation
  • Spousal maintenance
  • Divorce
  • Child support
  • Child protection

Criminal Law:

  • Magistrates Court
  • Supreme Court
  • Appeals
  • Restraint Orders and Family Violence Orders
  • Children’s Court and Youth Justice Court
  • Restricted Licence Applications