Michael Lombard, a former Partner at Redlich's Work Injury Lawyers, spoke at the Bayside Solicitors seminar on Friday 26 February 2016. He informed the 60 lawyers in attendance of the alternative dispute processes that have been agreed between lawyers and the Transport Accident Commission (TAC). "These changes are at the high water mark of resolving dispute without court , he said. Every step of the way there is a route diverting us from court unless absolutely necessary. It is a great advancement for the injured .