Michael Ferguson has more than 30 years of experience in commercial and corporate litigation, particularly competition and regulation matters, for a wide range of industry sectors including finance, property development, mining, oil and gas, transportation, manufacturing and retail. Michael is the managing partner of our Perth office.
In addition to advising and acting for clients in corporate, contractual, tortious, interpretation and other disputes, Michael has extensive experience in banking and insolvency litigation and corporate recovery. He advises banks, financiers and insolvency practitioners in achieving the best possible outcomes.
Michael’s clients include energy, resources and mining companies as well as manufacturers and land developers.
A skilled trial lawyer, Michael regularly conducts proceedings on behalf of his clients and appears as counsel in the Supreme, District and Magistrates courts in Western Australia and the Federal Court of Australia.
Michael is a member of The Law Society of Western Australia, the Law Council of Australia, and the Competition and Consumer Committee, Western Australia. He is a frequent speaker for Legalwise Seminars and at industry conferences and seminars for the Australian Corporate Lawyers Association and Chartered Secretaries Australia.