Michael is a solicitor with over 27 years experience in practice as a commercial lawyer who during the last 15 years has undertaken international legal consultancy projects with organisations such as the World Bank, UNIDO and the European Community.
Michael graduated from Trinity College Dublin (BBs, BA, LLB). He was a partner in Matheson Ormsby Prentice, 1975 – 2004, and is now a Consultant with the same firm.
In 2005 – 2006 Michael was President of the Law Society of Ireland, and is still a member of the Council of the Law Society. From 2004 – 2009 he was the Irish delegate to the Confederation of European Bars (“CCBE”).
In 2007 Michael trained as a Mediator with both ADR (Alternative Dispute Resolution) and CEDR (Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution). Michael has mediated in commercial and other disputes. He works as a co-mediator with Jim Brophy, another One Resolve member.
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