Michael has 30 years experience in the area of estate and property work. He has been recognised by the NSW Law Society as an Accredited Specialist in the Wills and Probate area since 1995. As such he is involved in estate planning at the highest level, is engaged in complex probate administration and is prominent in all aspects of estate litigation. He regularly is asked to advise on structuring of companies and trusts and their establishment and also how best to transfer wealth between generations. He leads the firm's Estates and Trusts group comprising 3 lawyers and a paralegal who spend 100% of their time on Estate and Trust matters. He has performed the role of public notary since 1991. Year admitted to practice: 1981.