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Michael HotchkinMichael commenced his career with the Crown Law Department and moved to Corrs Chambers Westgarth (when it was called Keall Brinsden) in 1988. Michael left that firm in early 1993 to start this firm in partnership with John Hanly.

Michael has more than 20 years litigation experience as counsel in a variety of courts (from the Perth Magistrates' Court to the High Court of Australia), tribunals and arbitrations (including international arbitrations), in all areas of commercial law, specialising particularly in property disputes of all kinds, planning matters (including heritage issues), construction matters, maritime law, trade practices and contractual disputes, and industrial relations (primarily acting for employers).

Michael also often provide strategic advice on planning and implementing substantial projects, which requires dealing with government at all levels up to either State or Federal Ministerial level.

Our Address

1st Floor BGC Centre
28 The Esplanade
PERTH WA 6000

Mailing Address

PO Box Z5004
St Georges Tce
PERTH WA 6831

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Telephone 08 9218 7700
Facsimile 08 9218 7777