Tom is a specialist personal injury lawyer with vast experience in acting for accident victims in their compensation claims, having practiced in this area for over 40 years.
Tom is not only the Managing Director of Stacks/Goudkamp but also an accredited specialist in personal injury law, the Chair Person of the NSW Law Society’s Personal Injury Advisory Committee, a CARS (Claims Assessment Resolution Service) Assessor and the former National President of the Australian Lawyers Alliance.
Tom, with Andrew Morrison SC, co-authors the Personal Injury Law Manual NSW.
Tom and his firm are strong supporters of Wheelchair Sports NSW, of which he is an Ambassador and each year sponsors the Stacks Goudkamp Wheelchair Sports NSW golf day. Stacks Goudkamp also sponsors the mighty Stacks Goudkamp Bears, a leading team in the National Female Wheelchair Basketball competition.
Tom has successfully acted for thousands of accident victims over the years including those with serious spinal injuries and traumatic brain injuries. Tom and Stacks/Goudkamp also undertake significant pro bono work for asylum seekers, for the victims of the Maralinga atomic explosions and sexual abuse victims.
“I always try to put myself in my client’s shoes and consider what I would want and expect from a lawyer. Acting for someone is a privilege I take very seriously.”