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Michael is recognised as a legal expert in data, cyber and privacy governance; technology and telecommunications procurement, projects and regulation; and commercial IP.

Prior to joining Gadens in August 2023, Michael had been a partner at Allens for 8 years. He regularly advises local, national and international organisations, and government on all legal and governance issues associated with the data lifecycle (from collection to commercialisation to de-identification), notifiable data breaches and cyber issues, particularly in the financial services, government, infrastructure, investment, energy and transport sectors.

Michael also specialises in large-scale technology and telecommunications projects and regulation, digital transformation and business process outsourcing, on commercial intellectual property issues, and research funding, implementation and collaboration agreements.

Michael has over 23 years of experience across Australia and London advising on these issues across the Asia-Pacific and the UK.