Bowen Buchbinder Vilensky

Darren Zusman

Position: Special Counsel
Practice Areas: Commerical Litigation and Dispute Resolution


Darren is an experienced litigator having started work as a WorkCover Advocate in 2004 whilst completing his Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Information, Communication and Technology degrees.

Following graduation in 2006, Darren commenced practicing law in a boutique personal injury firm.  In 2008, Darren switched specialties to commercial litigation and has worked on some notable cases including:

  • Western Areas Exploration Pty Ltd v Streeter [No 3] [2009] WASC 213;

  • Barker v Midstyle Nominees Pty Ltd [2014] WASCA 75 – where Darren appeared as Junior Counsel at the hearing at first instance; and

  • Mineralogy Pty Ltd v Sino Iron Pty Ltd (No 6) [2015] FCA 825.

Darren has represented clients in all Superior and Lower Courts in Western Australia and previously worked at national and international firms gaining a wide range of experience on multimillion dollar disputes. 

Darren is the head of our commercial litigation and dispute resolution team.

Darren's areas of practice include:

  • Bankruptcy

  • Building & Construction

  • Commercial Law

  • Competition Laws

  • Consumer Protection

  • Corporations

  • Equity

  • Insolvency

  • Insurance

  • Intellectual Property

  • Landlord & Tenant

  • Professional Negligence

  • Property Law

  • Trade Practices

Qualifications: Bachelor of Laws (Notre Dame)
Bachelor of Information, Communication and Technology (Notre Dame)
Admitted to Practice: Supreme Court of New South Wales 2007
Supreme Court of Western Australia 2007
High Court of Australia 2009
Memberships: Law Society of Western Australia