Martin Cuerden SC


D   08 9220 0516
M   0400 204 289
E   mcuerden@francisburt.com.au
PA Tracy Holmes
PA T 08 9220 0576

Year of election to the Bar:
2001
Appointment to Senior Counsel:
2014

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Areas of practice

Civil

Arbitration and mediation
Arbitrators and mediators
Domestic commercial arbitration

Commercial
Appeals
Banking
Bankruptcy
Building and construction
Construction and engineering
Consumer protection law
Contractual disputes
Corporate insolvency
Corporations law
Equity
Insurance
Landlord and tenant
Partnership disputes
Professional liability
Real property
Restraint of trade
Trusts

Industrial and employment
Employment contracts and restraint of trade

Personal injuries
Appellate
Dust diseases
Insurance – disability claims
Judicial review – motor accidents
Judicial review – workers compensation  
Motor vehicles
Work injury damages

Torts
Appellate
Intentional torts
Negligence
Professional negligence
 

Public

Environment and planning
Compulsory acquisition of land compensation
Local government

Public and administrative
Civil and human rights
Disciplinary proceedings
Extradition
Judicial review and administrative law


Succession

Family Provision Act

Wills and Estates
Wills
Estates
Contested Probate

 

Profile

Martin has a broad civil practice. He provides advice and regularly appears in a range of areas, both at first instance and at appellate level. He also accepts instructions to appear in the State Administrative Tribunal and in arbitrations.

 

Qualifications

Date of admission:  1996

Qualifications: LLB (Hons)

 

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