Michael Forgacs

Barrister

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial
  • Corporations
  • Equity
  • Inquests / Inquiries
  • Public/Administrative

About Me

Michael was admitted to practice in 2014 and called to the Bar in 2017.  Prior to joining the Bar, Michael practised as a Solicitor in the Dispute Resolution group at King & Wood Mallesons.  He also worked as a tipstaff at the New South Wales Court of Appeal.  Michael’s practice as a solicitor was primarily in complex commercial litigation, regulatory disputes and administrative law matters.

Michael is briefed in a wide range of commercial matters, including consumer law, corporations, equity and property law.  He also accepts briefs in administrative law, including migration law.  His experience includes advisory work and appearances in the High Court of Australia, Federal Court, NSW Court of Appeal and Supreme Court, as well as in tribunals. Michael aims always to provide advice through a strategic and commercial lens.

Michael holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons I) and a Bachelor of Arts (Hons I) from the University of Sydney.

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