Tonia Karagiannis

Tonia Karagiannis LL.B, B.Ec, GDLP

Special Counsel

Tonia works primarily in the areas of commercial and civil litigation.

Having been admitted as a Practitioner of the Supreme Court of South Australia since December 1989, she has had over 20 years of practicing in private law firms.

Tonia has developed extensive experience in a wide range of legal areas including estate litigation, debt collection, professional negligence claims, building, partnership and leasing disputes, misrepresentation claims, construction disputes and Liquor Licensing matters.

She has advised clients in a wide range of commercial disputes and general corporate issues in industries including building and waste companies, wineries, hoteliers, education, property developers, accountants and the not-for-profit sector.

Tonia has been involved in large scale litigation in the Supreme and District Courts as well as general commercial disputes and personal injury claims in the Magistrates Court Jurisdiction.

Tonia is also skilled in resolving disputes through the alternative dispute resolution of mediation having participated in many mediations in recent years. Tonia is a member of the Law Society of South Australia and is a member of the Hellenic Australian Lawyers Association of which she is a sub committee member.

Tonia is also able to speak Greek and has advised many Greek speaking clients.

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Not all law firms are the same and dealing with lawyers does not have to be a nerve wracking or frustrating experience.

At Donlan Lawyers we are very approachable and readily accessible and we specialise in only a few specific areas of law. For this reason we are able to provide you with a focused hands on approach to your legal issues and we work with you towards achieving your desired outcomes.

We realise that life tends to get in the way of arranging schedules. We are available for appointments after hours and on weekends and we can also travel to see you by arrangement.