Michael is the solicitor director in the Stacks office in Tamworth, where he has worked for ten years. Prior to joining Stacks, Michael had a distinguished legal career with firms including Harris McHugh Lawyers, Michael McHugh Lawyers and The Law Company.
Michael specialises in property law, mortgages and securities, mergers and acquisitions and commercial litigation. He has worked in the areas of agribusiness and finance for major regional lenders. He also has an interest in estate litigation and dispute resolution. Michael enjoys working in all of these areas of law, as he likes the challenge of managing a wide variety of work.
As an Accredited Specialist in Property Law, Michael has experience handling many successful property transactions, including property development, conveyancing and matters related to wills and estates.
Michael has conducted many Supreme Court civil litigation matters, as well as those involving business law and commercial litigation. His clients appreciate that he is well organised and practical in his approach. He enjoys enabling clients to access legal advice that is expert, yet friendly and cost-effective.
When not working, Michael enjoys walking for regular exercise. He also writes poetry and collects pre-decimal Australian coins. Michael has a strong interest in science, astronomy, cosmology and the writings of St Paul.
Michael likes to contribute to the local Tamworth community through pro bono legal work. He is also involved with the Tamworth Regional Astronomy Club.