Tom Porter


D   08 9220 0309
0408 944 902
E   tporter@francisburt.com.au

Year of election to the Bar:
2014

 

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Areas of practice

Civil

Arbitration and mediation
Domestic commercial arbitration
International commercial arbitration

Commercial
Building and construction
Construction and engineering
Consumer protection law
Contractual disputes
Corporate insolvency
Equity
International commercial arbitration
Partnership disputes
Real property
Securities and investments
Trusts
 

Public

Public and administrative
Judicial review and administrative law

 

Profile

Tom Porter has a broad commercial litigation practice encompassing complex construction, financial services, trade practices and property disputes.

He appears as counsel in major domestic and international commercial arbitrations, both ad hoc and those administered by institutions such as the ICC and SIAC.

Prior to joining the Bar, Tom worked at international law firms in Sydney and Perth. He completed his Master of Laws at the University of Sydney in 2011. Since 2015, Tom has formed part of the visiting faculty teaching international commercial arbitration at the University of Western Australia.

 

Qualifications

Date of admission: 2002 (NSW), 2011 (WA)

Qualifications: BA, LLB (WAust), LLM (Syd)(Dist.)

 

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