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Provided by Michael Trim

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Since 2009 Michael has become a respected counsel who maintains a broad commercial dispute resolution practice with expertise in high profile construction, infrastructure, electricity, engineering and energy disputes, together with insurance and professional negligence matters.

Building on his practice as a solicitor and solicitor advocate for approximately 11 years in Australia and London prior to coming to the Bar in 2009, Michael continues to be briefed on commercially sensitive and large scale disputes concerning companies in a variety of sectors, including construction, infrastructure, energy & resources and insurance. Michael’s practice encompasses appearances in courts, arbitrations, mediations and commissions (where he often appears unled against KCs) as well as work as a mediator, arbitrator or expert.

Clients praise Michael for his keen eye for detail, deep understanding of the matter at hand and commerciality.

Professional Memberships

Bar Association of Queensland

Society of Construction Law Australia

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Construction & Infrastructure: The Bar - Australia
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Band 1

Michael Trim offers experience in construction matters, often relating to disputes arising from major projects, acquired not only in more than one Australian jurisdiction but also in London. He is also extremely familiar with the kinds of issues generated by energy and resources, retail and residential developments alike. An interviewee who identifies him as "easily one of the top three junior counsel in Australia for construction matters," adds that he is "always considered, commercial and practical, and great with clients too."

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