Michael O'Bryan QC

Bar Roll: 2002 Silk: 2011
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Michael practises in the areas of competition and consumer law, economic regulation of monopoly services, commercial class actions, corporate and securities law and commercial law.

Michael was a member of the panel appointed by the Commonwealth Government in 2014 to conduct a review of Australia’s competition laws and policy (now known as the Harper Review), which resulted in the recent enactment of the Competition and Consumer (Competition Policy Review) Act 2017.  Michael is a member and past chairman of the Competition and Consumer Committee of the Law Council of Australia.

Between 1992 and 2002, Michael was a partner in the national law firm Minter Ellison, practising in the areas of competition and consumer law and corporate law.

 

 

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Class ActionsCommercialCompetitionConstitutional LawCorporationsEnergy RegulationJudicial ReviewMerits ReviewRoyal Commissions/Government InquiriesSecuritiesTrade Practices/Consumer Protection

QUALIFICATIONS:

LLB (Hons), BSc (Melb)

MEMBERSHIP & ASSOCIATIONS:

Panel Member of the Competition Policy Review that delivered its final report to the Federal Government in March 2015;
Member and past chairman of the Trade Practices Committee of the Law Council of Australia.

Michael O'Bryan QC

Bar Roll: 2002 Silk: 2011
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Profile

Michael practises in the areas of competition and consumer law, economic regulation of monopoly services, commercial class actions, corporate and securities law and commercial law.

Michael was a member of the panel appointed by the Commonwealth Government in 2014 to conduct a review of Australia’s competition laws and policy (now known as the Harper Review), which resulted in the recent enactment of the Competition and Consumer (Competition Policy Review) Act 2017.  Michael is a member and past chairman of the Competition and Consumer Committee of the Law Council of Australia.

Between 1992 and 2002, Michael was a partner in the national law firm Minter Ellison, practising in the areas of competition and consumer law and corporate law.

 

 

*Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation

Areas of Practice

Class ActionsCommercialCompetitionConstitutional LawCorporationsEnergy RegulationJudicial ReviewMerits ReviewRoyal Commissions/Government InquiriesSecuritiesTrade Practices/Consumer Protection

Cases

Qualifications & Memberships

QUALIFICATIONS::

LLB (Hons), BSc (Melb)

MEMBERSHIP & ASSOCIATIONS:

Panel Member of the Competition Policy Review that delivered its final report to the Federal Government in March 2015;
Member and past chairman of the Trade Practices Committee of the Law Council of Australia.