Expertise

Michael has experience in the following areas of the law:

  • Guarantees (I co-presented a NZLS seminar series on guarantees in late 2010 with Bruce Stewart QC and I teach guarantees at the Faculty of Law, Auckland University)
  • Leaky building cases
  • Lease disputes
  • Contract disputes
  • Company law
  • Construction Contracts Act matters
  • Property disputes
  • Fair Trading Act (including Commerce Commission prosecutions under the Fair Trading Act)
  • Insurance law
  • Insolvency
  • Torts
  • Criminal law
  • Traffic matters
  • Limited licences

For a list of cases that I have acted in, please see the CV in my profile.