Michael is a Senior Associate at Edwards Family Lawyers. He brings with him a wealth of experience in Family Law having practised in Family Law for over 10 years.
Michael holds a Bachelor of Arts/Law and a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice. He was admitted as a Lawyer to the Supreme Court of NSW and as a Solicitor to the High Court of Australia in 2006.
Michael understands that for many people, their family law matter is their first experience with the legal system and it can at times be confusing and overwhelming. He has earned his clients’ trust by providing a supportive yet pragmatic approach to their individual situation.
Michael has successfully represented clients in a range of Family Law matters including complex property settlements, separation and divorce, de facto relationships, high conflict parenting disputes, relocation matters and child support. He is committed to settling disputes in the most constructive, non-confrontational and cost-effective manner possible and is skilled in negotiation and has represented countless clients in mediation. He believes the best settlements are achieved as a result of grounded preparation with his clients to allow him to negotiate from a position of strength and common sense.