Leo Walsh

Leo Walsh

Leo is a principal in the firm’s Dispute Resolution and Risk Management practice.

Leo acts for and advises clients with an emphasis on finding solutions in complex and contested situations.

He practices extensively in most areas of commercial dispute resolution particularly in contractual and related business disputes, recoveries, trade practices, construction, franchising and corporate law. He has been involved in a number of the most significant actions in South Australia. He is also active in short, targeted, and expedited actions.

As well as more traditional approaches to commercial dispute resolution such as court and tribunal proceedings and arbitrations, Leo is active in developing and participating in alternative ways to resolve disputes and problems. He is an experienced negotiator and works closely with his clients in achieving commercial outcomes.

Leo has a core support team of lawyers, at various levels of experience, who principally work on the resolution of disputes for our clients. However Leo also works closely with other lawyers in the firm with different specialities, particularly specialist transactional skills, as required.


Email: lwalsh@dmawlawyers.com.au
Direct Phone: +61 8 8210 2227
Mobile: 0414 895 220


Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Laws

Industry Sectors



Administrative Law
Competition Law & Trade Practices
Director’s Liability & Professional Negligence
Dispute Resolution
Intellectual Property
Media Law & Defamation