Joshua Thomson

Barrister, Francis Burt Chambers: https://www.francisburt.com.au/joshua-thomson-sc

Joshua appears regularly in trials, appeals and significant argued applications, as well as at mediations and arbitrations.

Author Detail

Joshua Thomson SC’s practice involves commercial cases, particularly concerning contractual, insolvency and building disputes. He is also often briefed in the fields of maritime law, administrative and constitutional law, regulatory competition law, professional negligence and insurance law.

Joshua appears regularly in trials, appeals and significant argued applications, as well as at mediations and arbitrations. He also provides opinions on significant matters. 

Joshua is also the co-author of a text about the interpretation of commercial contracts. It was the first work to provide analysis of many common types of clauses which appear in various types of commercial contracts, such as indemnity clauses, ADR clauses, termination clauses, take or pay clauses, exclusion clauses and consequential loss clauses. It is currently in its second hardback edition, and is also available in loose-leaf and electronic editions.