After summering with Gardiner Roberts in 2021, Michael will complete his juris doctor at LL.M. at Osgoode Hall and will be returning to Gardiner Roberts to complete his articles for the 2022-23 term. He previously earned a J.D. with First Class Honors from Bond University, Faculty of Law and a B.A. in Criminology from the University of Western Ontario.
While in law school, Michael was elected as the President of the Canadian Law Students’ Association. In this role, he led a team of nine directors to deliver professional, educational and social initiatives to law students. In addition to this, Michael mooted throughout law school, representing the Faculty of Law in the 2019 Sir Alfred Deakin International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Melbourne, Australia and the 2020 Wilson Moot in Toronto, Canada. He was also involved with internal Faculty moot competitions as both a judge and as a team mentor for participants. Furthermore, Michael volunteered as a student editor for the Bond Law Review and as a student advisor in the Litigation Clinic and the Start-up Law Clinic.
During his free time, Michael enjoys playing golf and hockey, as well as exercising, cooking, travelling and attending concerts.