Tom Burke - Senior Associate

Tom  Burke

Commercial Dispute Resolution

Direct number:+61 8 8210 1276
Mobile:+61 4 6749 0991


  • Bankruptcy
  • Building and Construction Disputes
  • Commercial and Professional Negligence
  • Competition and Consumer (Trade Practices) matters
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Corporate Insolvency and Restructuring
  • Corporations Act matters
  • Debt Recovery
  • Defamation
  • Director and Officer Liability
  • Intellectual Property litigation – Copyright, Designs, Patents and Trademarks
  • Judicial Review/ Administrative Appeals
  • Partnership and Shareholder disputes
  • Product Liability
Thomas is a Senior Associate with the firm’s Commercial Dispute Resolution team.

Thomas joined Norman Waterhouse as a Law Clerk in 2007, and was admitted as a barrister and solicitor in the Supreme Court of South Australia in 2010.

Since joining Norman Waterhouse, Thomas has assisted the team in a broad range of commercial dispute resolution matters, including property, construction, insolvency and trade practices matters. He has appeared, and instructed counsel, in proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia and the Supreme, District and Magistrates’ Courts of South Australia.

Thomas also assists with the leadership of NW Credit Management, a specialist debt recovery service tailored exclusively for local government in South Australia.