John Curwen-Walker

Admitted: 1968
1970 took over Curwen-Walker & Co

John obtained his Law Degree at Melbourne University and resided at International House where he enjoyed meeting other students from around the world.

He commenced practice as a Solicitor in Ballarat over 40 years ago and has extensive experience in conveyancing (sale and purchase of vacant land, housing and commercial property), Probate, Wills and Powers of Attorney.

John is a long standing member of the Ballarat Lions Club and in the past has held executive positions in the Ballarat Yacht Club and the Ballarat Foundation. He is an avid fisherman, was a keen yachtsman and enjoys gardening, outdoor life and travelling.

Tom Sullivan

Tom has more than 13 years experience in the law. Before joining Curwen-Walker & Co, Tom practiced exclusively in Family Law in Ballarat and before that in the Northern Territory. Before being admitted as a solicitor Tom worked in the judicial chambers of the Family Court of Australia and as a Deputy Registrar in the Magistrates’ Court of Victoria.

Tom has worked on significant complex matters in both the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia.

Tom can be contacted on email, at:

Tom provides practical legal advice in the following areas:

· Property settlements
· Parenting disputes
· Complex property disputes
· De Facto Relationships
· Relocation matters
· Superannuation splitting
· Binding Financial Agreements
· Divorce
· Intervention orders

Our Staff

Behind every good law firm is a dedicated team of paralegals and law clerks. Stacey, Bronwyn, Eva, Claire, Cindy, Grace, and Jenni each contribute their wealth of experience to providing efficient outcomes that our clients expect.