Michael Borsky QC

Bar Roll: 2005 Silk: 2016
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Michael has been briefed in a wide range of appeals (including in the High Court of Australia) and commercial and regulatory proceedings for and against government and leading corporations.  He is recognised by his peers as one of Australia’s best litigation lawyers (in the Australian Financial Review Best Lawyers List 2013-2018).

Michael graduated from BCL with distinction from Oxford University, having attained first class honours at undergraduate level in Australia.

As a solicitor with Allens Arthur Robinson, Michael practised in litigation and competition law.  Before practising law, he gained commercial experience in finance and corporate strategy with McKinsey & Company, international management consultants, and in computer software engineering at Aladdin Knowledge Systems Ltd (Nasdaq: ALDN).

 

 

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CommercialConstitutional LawCorporationsEquity & TrustsInsolvencyInsuranceJudicial ReviewLeasesMerits ReviewPropertyTaxes – FederalTrade Practices/Consumer Protection

QUALIFICATIONS:

BCL (Dist)(Oxon), LLB (Hons 1), BSc (Comp Sci)

MEMBERSHIP & ASSOCIATIONS:

Member of the Readers' Course Sub-Committee; and
Co-Deputy Chair of the Commercial Bar Association - Equity Committee.

Michael Borsky QC

Bar Roll: 2005 Silk: 2016
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Profile

Michael has been briefed in a wide range of appeals (including in the High Court of Australia) and commercial and regulatory proceedings for and against government and leading corporations.  He is recognised by his peers as one of Australia’s best litigation lawyers (in the Australian Financial Review Best Lawyers List 2013-2018).

Michael graduated from BCL with distinction from Oxford University, having attained first class honours at undergraduate level in Australia.

As a solicitor with Allens Arthur Robinson, Michael practised in litigation and competition law.  Before practising law, he gained commercial experience in finance and corporate strategy with McKinsey & Company, international management consultants, and in computer software engineering at Aladdin Knowledge Systems Ltd (Nasdaq: ALDN).

 

 

*Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation

Areas of Practice

CommercialConstitutional LawCorporationsEquity & TrustsInsolvencyInsuranceJudicial ReviewLeasesMerits ReviewPropertyTaxes – FederalTrade Practices/Consumer Protection

Cases

Qualifications & Memberships

QUALIFICATIONS::

BCL (Dist)(Oxon), LLB (Hons 1), BSc (Comp Sci)

MEMBERSHIP & ASSOCIATIONS:

Member of the Readers' Course Sub-Committee; and
Co-Deputy Chair of the Commercial Bar Association - Equity Committee.