Michael attained his Bachelor of Laws LLB (Honours) after completing 32 law subjects over 4 years.
Michael went on to work in a variety of positions before finding his love for commercial law and litigation.
Michael is an experienced commercial Australian Lawyer admitted at both the Supreme Court of Victoria and the High Court of Australia. He is qualified to practice in all Australian States, Territories and Federal Jurisdiction.
Michael has extensive experience in his areas of expertise in his career across multiple firms involving complex legal matters. Michael’s work focuses on achieving commercial results with minimum disruption to the workplace through expert knowledge and a practical approach. He provides representation and advice on contentious and non-contentious matters.
Michael’s expertise encompasses a wide range of commercial, litigation, property, and employment matters, including drafting and negotiating agreements and transactions and resolving disputes over different areas of law.
His diverse client base includes commercial organisations from various sectors, including professional services, health, transport, retail, telecommunications and construction, and private individuals. Michael has particular experience dealing with complex disputes and litigation.
He is an experienced advocate and brings a focus to negotiations and litigation that enables quick, efficient and appropriate resolution of disputes in Courts, commissions and other tribunals.
Michael believes in giving back to the community and is involved in pro bono work for persons in crisis, including those suffering from serious domestic violence who would otherwise have little to no support.