Michael has many years of experience acting as a Litigator on Commercial Litigation and Property Litigation matters and also a broad experience of Employment Law.
His expertise includes the following:
Handling debt recovery matters (both by way of ordinary court proceedings and insolvency and winding up proceedings) relating to bringing claims and defending claims for individuals, companies and other bodies;
Carrying out personal injury work (including employers’ liability, occupiers’ liability, medical negligence, road traffic accidents and similar) on behalf of claimants and defendants;
Construction litigation and handling building and JCT contractual disputes;
A broad experience of employment matters acting for both employers and employees in terms of contentious work (Employment Tribunal litigation and Court litigation), reviewing settlement agreements and drafting employment documentation; and
Substantial experience in terms of landlord and tenant matters including bringing possession claims/forfeiture actions, recovering service charge arrears (often for substantial landlord/managing agent clients) defending landlord and Tenant litigation, conducting proceedings in the First Tier property Tribunal and on appeal matters and serving landlord and tenant documentation/notices of every kind