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Tom Darbyshire, Managing Partner, Kott Gunning

Tom Darbyshire

Commercial Dispute Resolution, Corporate & Commercial, Finance

T: +61 8 9483 0122


Commencement Date:
Bachelor of Laws, University of Western Australia
Admission Details:
Supreme Court of Western Australia (1992), High Court of Australia (2000)

Tom became a partner at Kott Gunning in 2002.  He has extensive experience as a litigator and has appeared as counsel in all state and federal courts with the exception of the High Court.

Tom is a graduate of the Insolvency Practitioners Association of Australia’s Advanced Law and Solvency course. He has substantial experience in conducting both recovery and insolvency actions in the Western Australian Supreme Court and frequently advises on enforcement of securities and the director’s duties in an insolvency context.

Tom has co-ordinated the delivery of training to the Water Corporation on Magistrates Court procedure and supervises the debt recovery work undertaken by Kott Gunning for the Water Corporation.

Tom was also the supervisor of the Adverse Possession project run by Kott Gunning with the Corporate Real Estate section between 2007 and 2010.

Memberships and Affiliations:
  • Insolvency Practitioner’s Association of Australia
  • Law Society of Western Australia
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