Tyson Brown holds a Bachelor of Business from Swinburne University, a Juris Doctor from RMIT and a GDLP from ANU. He is admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales and the High Court of Australia. Tyson is a valued and trusted member of the Criminal Law team, having first joined Armstrong Legal over five years ago.
Tyson’s primary areas of expertise include the following:
- Drug possession, cultivation and supply;
- Assault, affray and domestic violence, including AVOs and breaches;
- Stalk/intimidation and use carriage service;
- Fraud, theft and dishonesty;
- Drink/drug driving, traffic law and heavy vehicles;
- Driving licence and Habitual Traffic Offender Declaration (HTOD) Appeals;
- Firearms and prohibited weapons;
- Local court sentences and defended hearings;
- Mental health applications;
- Bail applications; and
- Severity appeals in the District Court.
Tyson in known professionally as a no-nonsense lawyer. He has a reputation with police of being forthright and reasonable, which is of assistance to clients when negotiating to have police facts amended or charges dropped. One of Tyson’s key strengths is explaining complex legal issues in a simple way, and then successfully negotiating with police.
Tyson has a down to earth, straightforward approach to life and the law, which is well received by all who meet him. Tyson communicates with clients in an open and matter-of-fact way, having spent 15 years prior to his legal career in hospitality. As a Licensee/Manager of some of Sydney’s best-known hospitality venues, Tyson was regularly involved with police, security, licensing and city liquor accords, giving him a deep understanding of the issues related to alcohol, drugs, violence.
Tyson has extensive experience in mental health applications in both NSW and Commonwealth jurisdictions, and a track record of successful applications. He has also lectured at hundreds traffic offender courses, volunteering his time as the legal component presenter.
During his study, Tyson interned as the associate to a judge of the District Court of NSW. In that role, he experienced advocacy and criminal law from a unique perspective, gaining invaluable insight into a judge’s expectations.
Very happy with Mr Tyson Brown and how he handled my case, it wasn’t an easy case for Mr Brown, the outcome was great to thank you.
Tyson held the utmost professionalism, he was very approachable and helpful in every way. He made the whole process easy and more calming considering what we were going through. I would highly recommend him.
Professional and informative throughout the whole process.
This was my first time dealing with any sort of legal matter and I found that working with Armstrong Legal and specifically Tyson Brown to be incredibly helpful and rewarding. Tyson was very kind and understanding and helped me through a stressful time with a very caring and insightful hand. The outcome of my court date was more than I could ever have asked for and I am so incredibly grateful to have had Tyson speak on my behalf and guide me through the situation.
Having Tyson Brown as my solicitor was the best decision made. Tyson not only showed how professional he was, but how he strived for the best outcome for me. As a professional solicitor, Tyson knew the magistrates very well at the courtroom I attended and fought and guided me with his full capacity to achieve the goal. It is a major relief to know that there are solicitors like Tyson Brown out there. From the minute I shook his hand I knew the right decision had been made. Tyson respectfully listened and replied with great guidance and important information to help me get through the situation. Words cannot express how grateful I was to have Tyson brown represent me as a solicitor. Thank you, Armstrong, legal most importantly thank you, Tyson Brown.