BARRISTERS

DOM FERRARO

Contact

(07) 3012 9451
dferraro@qldbar.asn.au
(07) 3236 3026

Dom Ferraro has a broad commercial litigation and tort law practice. He is regularly briefed to advise upon and appear for clients in proceedings in both the State and Federal Courts of Australia. Prior to being called to the bar, Dom gained valuable experience in a top-tier Australian law firm and also as a crown prosecutor for the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions. 

  • Building & Construction
  • Commercial
  • Corporate Insolvency & Bankruptcy
  • Corporations
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Land Law & Property
  • Media & Defamation
  • Personal Injury
  • Trade Practices & Competition
  • Admitted as a legal practitioner – 17 December 2007
  • Called to the bar – 27 February 2012
  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons) (Griffith)
  • Bachelor of Behavioural Science (Griffith)
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (QUT)
  • Australian Bar Association: Advanced Trial Advocacy Intensive (2020)
  • Bar Council – Bar Association of Queensland (2014 – 2015)
  • Australian Young Lawyers’ Committee – Law Council of Australia (2014 – 2015)
  • Solicitor – Clayton Utz Lawyers (2007 – 2009)
  • Associate to His Honour Judge T D Martin SC – District Court of Queensland (2010)
  • Crown Prosecutor – Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions (2011)
  • Barrister (2012 – present)

A Case For Compliance’ (2012), 32(8)Proctor 24-25.

  • Asbog Veterinary Services Pty Ltd & Anor v Barlow [2020] QDC 112 (led by M D Martin QC);
  • Quinn & Anor v Pioneer Australia Pty Ltd & Anor [2019] QCA 266 (led by M D Martin QC);
  • Campbell & Anor v T.L. Clacher No. 2 Pty Ltd & Ors [2019] QSC 218 (led by M D Martin QC);
  • Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited v Boothbuck International Pty Ltd & Ors; Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited v Irongrow Corporation Pty Ltd (in liq) & Ors [2019] QSC 153 (led by C A Wilkins);
  • Lake Laurel Pty Ltd & Ors v Nichols Constructions Pty Ltd & Ors (No 3) [2019] QSC 152 (led by P W Hackett);
  • Lake Laurel Pty Ltd & Ors v Nichols Constructions Pty Ltd & Ors (No 2) [2019] QSC 145 (led by P W Hackett);
  • Lake Laurel Pty Ltd & Ors v Nichols Constructions Pty Ltd & Ors [2019] QSC 129 (led by P W Hackett);
  • Pioneer Australia Pty Ltd & Anor v Quinn [2019] QSC 82 (led by M D Martin QC);
  • Pioneer Australia Pty Ltd & Anor v Quinn [2019] QSC 72 (led by M D Martin QC);
  • WPG 28 Pty Ltd & Anor v Dowling & Ors [2019] QDC 139;
  • Walsh, Liquidator of D&R Community Services Pty Ltd (Receivers & Managers Appointed) (In Liq) v Commissioner of Taxation [2018] FCA 1739;
  • Michael Vincent Baker Superannuation Fund Pty Ltd v Aurizon Operations Limited & Anor [2017] QSC 26 (led by P W Hackett);
  • Michael Vincent Baker Superannuation Fund Pty Ltd v Aurizon Operations Limited & Anor (No. 2 ) [2017] QSC 63 (led by P W Hackett);
  • Kettleton v Murray [2017] QDC 064;
  • Blackwatch Projects Pty Ltd & Ors v D J Cowling & B L Roberts (a firm) & Anor [2016] QSC 291 (led by M D Martin QC);
  • MSD Securities Pty Ltd & Ors v MFB Properties (NQ) Pty Ltd & Ors [2016] QSC 261;
  • Bank of Queensland Ltd & Anor v Ross Auto Auctions Pty Ltd (in liq) (receivers & managers appointed) & Anor [2016] QSC 019.