• Tim Jacobs


Tim grew up in Darwin and has practised law in Darwin since 1988.

Tim practised law for 10 years from 1988 with the then Attorney General’s Department, ending up as Director of the Commercial Law division of the Solicitor for the Northern Territory.

Tim joined Ward Keller in 1999, becoming a Partner in 2001, and Managing Partner from 2007 until 2010.  Tim enjoyed 3 years as consultant to Ward Keller prior to establishing the JKW firm with Alan Krajsek and Danny Wauchope.

Tim has become established as one of the Territory’s leading practitioners in the field of complex land title development, including:

  • Acting for the developer of the Darwin Waterfront Project since late 2004.
  • Acting for local developers in relation to large scale staged layered scheme residential developments in Darwin and Palmerston
  • Working in close cooperation with other professionals such as surveyors in connection with the titling process both in relation to broad acre and strata title land, from subdivision development permit application through issue of development permit, satisfaction of conditions, Part V approval, Land Titles Office concurrence, Surveyor-General’s approval of plans to issue of titles.

Tim can be contacted on (08) 8914 0006 or at tjacobs@jkwlaw.com.au.