Telephone: 0411 800 397 or (02) 9236 8630

Email: mmcmahon@stjames.net.au

Sydney Chambers: 6 St James Hall, 169 Phillip St

 

Michelle’s professional background and academic qualifications have equipped her to successfully develop a diverse practice with particular emphasis on building and construction, family law (children and property), commercial and appellate law.

Michelle qualified as a mediator in 2013. The skills she developed during her training in this area are reflected in her ability to successfully settle many, often complex, disputes before hearing.

Michelle lives in the Central Coast and has chambers in Sydney & Newcastle

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Appellate

Family Law
Parenting & Property Disputes
Care Proceedings
Parens Patriae Proceedings

Building & Construction
Home Building Disputes
Quantum Meruit Claims
Security of Payments
Professional Negligence
Defects Claims
Strata Disputes

Commercial
Conjunction Agreements
Retail & Residential Leases

BACKGROUND

Michelle first qualified as a legal practitioner in the United Kingdom, before being admitted in NSW in 2007. She was called to the NSW Bar in 2010.

QUALIFICATIONS

Legal Practice Course, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK (2003)

Law (CPE) Manchester Metropolitan University, UK (2001)

Master of Philosophy (Law) scholarship award, researching police response to domestic violence in Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK (1995)

BSc (Hons) Management Science, Manchester University (1991) Subjects included Managerial Economics, Financial Accounting, Quantitative Methods, Accounting & Control