Tom Sullivan QC

Year of Call:    1995
Year of Silk:    2008

Contact details

Telephone: 07 3236 3101
Facsimilie: 07 3236 2311

Areas of practice

  • Banking
  • Bankruptcy & Insolvency
  • Commercial
  • Contract
  • Professional Negligence
  • Trade Practices & Competition


Mr Sullivan has a busy commercial practice in State and Federal Courts and tribunals, where he appears at both trial and appellate levels.  He also regularly represents clients in significant commercial arbitrations and a range of mediations.  

Mr Sullivan’s practice is focused on insolvency, construction, banking, corporations law and has even dabbled in property disputes in the Family Court.  Mr Sullivan is particularly experienced in large and complex building and construction disputes, some of which have had hearings which lasted many months and involved dollars in the hundreds of millions.  

Mr Sullivan’s list of clients includes a range of international and Australian clients, including several companies on the ASX 200 List.  

Rankings in Doyles Guide for Senior Counsel in Various Fields

Doyles Ranking  - Construction & Infrastructure (Queensland/Australia)    
2014 Pre-eminent (Queensland)
2015 Leading (Queensland)
2015 Recommended (Australia)
2016 Leading (Queensland)
2017 Leading (Queensland)

Doyles Ranking - Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution (Queensland)
2015 Recommended
2016 Recommended

Doyles Ranking - Leading Insolvency & Reconstruction (Australia)
2015 Recommended (Australia)