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Tom Morrison



Level 39, Bourke Place
600 Bourke Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000

Office Telephone: +61 (0) 3 8601 4500
Office Fax: +61 (0) 3 8601 4555

Direct Dial (Melbourne): +61 (0)3 8601 4524 Download VCard

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Tom is an associate in our Melbourne office who specialises in shipping and insurance and reinsurance sectors. His work spans a variety of maritime issues such as charterparty, bill of lading, and insurance coverage disputes.

He has experience advising on contentious matters across various sectors, ranging from marine and non-marine insurance, charterparty and bills of lading disputes, shipbuilding, ship arrest. Tom acts for owners, charterers, H&M underwriters, and P&I Clubs in both arbitration and court related matters.

He also has experience providing advice on non-contentious matters, including stevedoring contracts, charterparties, and service agreements.

Prior to joining HFW he worked in the operations department of a Hong Kong listed shipping company in their Hong Kong and Melbourne offices where he gained invaluable commercial experience of the Asian bulker market.

Tom speaks English and Swedish and is qualified in New South Wales, Australia.


The Melbourne office is widely recognised as being among Australia’s most distinguished maritime, trade, energy and insurance law practices.

The office handles a broad range of contentious and non-contentious work for international marine and insurance industry clients, multi-national and local mining and oil and gas companies, agricultural commodities producers and traders, financial institutions, port and terminal operators and logistics services providers, and construction contractors.

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