David Burwood

Admission Dates
Legal Profession: 1994
NSW Bar: 1999

Principal Areas of Practice
• Mental Health Review Tribunal
• Involuntary Treatment for Drugs and Alcohol Magistrates hearings
• Local Court Crime
• NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal
o Occupational Division
o Administrative and Occupational Division
o Consumer and Commercial Division

NCAT Applications in the Guardianship Division regarding revocation of orders, applications for Guardianship, review of attorney appointments and appointments of private financial managers of the NSW Trustee & Guardian.
• Administrative Appeals Tribunal (Commonwealth)
o Review of Commonwealth decisions
• Federal Circuit Court and Federal Court
o Judicial review of AAT decisions
o Review of migration fast track decisions
o Appeals regarding refusal of visa
o Appeals regarding s.501 cancellations

Academic Qualifications
• B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences
• Diploma in Law (Sydney)

Memberships & Panels
• NSW Bar Association
• NSW Legal Aid
• NSW Mental Health Advocacy Service


T: (02) 9264 9444
F: (02) 9264 9449
E: davidburwood@trustchambers.com.au
C: clerk@trustchambers.com.au