Michael has a broad commercial practice providing advice and assistance with disputes in the following fields: building and construction, general commercial matters, insolvency, banking & finance, insurance & re-insurance, professional negligence and commercial property.
Michael’s practice encompasses appearances in courts, arbitrations, mediations and commissions and work as a mediator or arbitrator.
He is listed as one of only five ranked junior barristers in Australia for Construction & Infrastructure by Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2016.
Michael is also listed as a 'leading' junior for Commercial Litigation & Disputes and also in Building and Construction by Doyle’s Guide 2015 and 2016 (Brisbane). He has been previously listed as 'recommended’ for building and construction work on three earlier years since coming to the Bar in Brisbane.
In addition, Michael is listed in the Australian Financial Review's Best Lawyers 2017 for Alternative Dispute Resolution, Construction & Infrastructure and Litigation.
Areas of Practice — Appellate; Arbitration; Banking; Building & Construction; Commercial Equity; Contract; Corporate Insolvency & Bankruptcy; Corporations; Insurance; Land Law & Property; Professional Negligence; Resources & Energy; Tax; Trade Practices & Competition.