Philip Theobald commenced practice at the Queensland Bar in 1977. He has practised primarily in Family Law throughout his career. He was a member of the Executive of the Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia from 1988 to 2009 and Chair of the Australian Institute of Family Law Arbitrators and Mediators for a similar period.
Philip has been an appointed member of the Family Law Council and the National Alternative Dispute Resolution Advisory Council and has been mediating property and parenting disputes since 1988 and is a registered Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner.
Philip now practises in Tasmania as well as New South wales and Queensland as a barrister, mediator and arbitrator in the areas of Family Law and Professional Negligence.