Mr. Michael Klooster

Phone:(02) 8239 3256klooster
Fax:      0292370821
Email: mklooster@chambers.net.au

Date Of Admission: 3 May 2010

Areas Of Practice

  • Sports Law
  • Appellate
  • Bankruptcy/Insolvency
  • Building and Construction
  • Commercial
  • Corporations Law
  • Equity
  • Property
  • Succession/Family Provision
  • Trade Practices and Competition

CV

Biography

I was admitted as a solicitor in 2005, having completed a Bachelor of Laws with honors from the University of Technology Sydney. From 2005 to 2007 I worked as an employed solicitor for a small law firm, Russel C Byrnes, in Surry Hills and was exposed to various and diverse areas of the law.

I obtained a Masters in Environmental Law from the University of Sydney in 2007. I then pursued a career in commercial litigation and worked at the largest law firm on the North Shore, Somerville & Co, for most of 2008.

By 2009 I had moved into the general commercial division of a mid-tier firm in the city, Bartier Perry. I was admitted as a barrister in 2010 where I have primarily undertaken
general commercial litigation. Such work has involved a mix of mediation, arbitration, CTTT, Local, District and Supreme Court advocacy.

Personal

My interests include performing and listening to music (bassoon and piano), surfing, soccer, tennis, sailing and trivia.

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