Michael specialises in dispute resolution and commercial advice, particularly within the construction industry. Michael has extensive experience acting for building contractors, commercial property developers, engineering companies, architects, specialist sub-contractors and commercial entities, generally in resolving issues by way of litigation, arbitration, adjudication, mediation and ADR. Similarly, he advises construction clients during ongoing projects with contractual and commercial advice, and assists with contract procurement during the pre-construction stage.
Michael also provides assistance to sporting professionals, clubs, agents and sporting bodies, offering specialist advice relating to sports contracts, player transfers, sporting disputes, anti-doping, work-permit requirements, selection appeals and compliance with sporting body regulations. Coming from a footballing family, Michael can offer a unique legal perspective on the football industry.