ADR Chambers

Bruce Thiele

Areas of Practice

  • Mediation (All civil disputes particularly family law and estate matters)
  • Arbitration (All family law disputes)

Professional Qualifications

  • Legal Practioner of the High Court of Australia
  • Barrister of the Queensland Bar Association
  • Nationally Accredited Mediator
  • AIFLAM registered Arbitrator & Mediator
  • Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner

Curriculum Vitae

  • Bruce embarked upon a career in law in 1991 with articles of clerkship on the Sunshine Coast. He was admitted as a solicitor in 1995 and opened his own firm in 1997 becoming a Family Law Accredited Specialist in 1999. He was called to the bar on 23 March 2006 and has since then practised almost exclusively in family law. A significant proportion of his practice involves mediating family law disputes as an AIFLAM approved mediator and arbitrator as well as being a registered Family Law Dispute Resolution Practitioner.
  • Bruce's other interests include enjoying time with his two children, fishing and a slight addiction to racing ultra distance triathlons.
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Liability Limited Notice

As a Class A Ordinary member of the Bar Association of Queensland, my professional liability is limited by a scheme approved under the Professional Standards Act 2004 (Qld). In this regard, see the statement to that effect at the base of all correspondence I send and see also the Professional Standards Council website at for further information. Note there are exceptions to the scheme’s operation specified in s 6 of the said Professional Standards Act in respect of a Queensland claim. Those include the circumstance of “acting for a claimant in a personal injury claim.

Usual fees

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