Michael is ranked as a leading junior. He was called to the bar in 2011. His practice encompasses a range of commercial litigation and arbitration, encompassing cross-border disputes, contentious company litigation, trade disputes, insurance, professional liability and construction. Many of these cases include allegations of dishonesty and Michael has extensive experience of commercial fraud.

Michael has extensive court and arbitration experience, both as part of a counsel team and as sole counsel, having conducted trials and appeals in his own right. Michael also has experience of interim relief applications, including freezing injunctions (including worldwide and proprietary injunctions), Norwich Pharmacal Applications, Bankers Trust Orders and jurisdictional applications.  He is happy to accept instructions on an urgent basis.  

Michael has appeared in the High Court (Comm. Ct, TCC, Ch D), the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court.