July 2023

CDI is pleased to announce the following promotions from July 2023.

Thomas Law has been promoted to Special Counsel. Thomas is a founding member of CDI Lawyers, and a specialist in complex and high-value litigation. Over the last few years, Thomas has been engaged in one of Australia’s largest construction disputes, which has seen Thomas instructing in hearings in Singapore and throughout Australia, briefing international experts in niche technical areas, and developing and implementing winning strategies. Thomas has been recognised as a Rising Star in Doyle’s Guide to the Legal Profession in 2022 to 2023. Thomas is a brilliant lawyer and a core member of the CDI team.


Jack Clough has been promoted to Senior Associate. Jack is a technically adept lawyer, with a genuine passion for the construction industry. Jack’s experience over the last few years has included instructing Counsel in hearings in Singapore in a large international arbitration and acting in an AUD500 million dispute in the Supreme Court of Queensland.



Jon Na has been promoted to Associate. Jon is a skilled litigator, with a passion for court litigation and international arbitration. Jon excels at managing multiple complex matters, and exemplifies a dedication to self improvement, client service and results.

Isabelle Coulson has been promoted to Graduate. Isabelle is sharp and principled, with a passion for social justice and enormous potential as a legal practitioner. Isabelle is a great asset to the CDI team.


William Ware has been promoted to Paralegal. William has solidified his role at CDI by taking charge of keeping the firm on the cutting edge of all caselaw and legislative developments. Despite being at an early stage of his career, William has made a meaningful contribution to the firm, for which CDI is grateful.

CDI congratulates each of its promoted personnel for 2023, and looks forward to continuing their professional development with the firm.


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