Michael Campbell 2019-12-23T23:14:14+00:00

Project Description

Mr Michael Campbell

Michael was called to the Bar in 1995.

At the time he was the litigation partner in a Gold Coast Law Firm.

Michael was admitted as a solicitor in 1985 having completed his Articles of Clerkship at the Brisbane Law Firm now known as Clayton Utz.

For the past 30 years the majority of Michael’s working life has involved the conduct of litigation and mediation in Courts in Queensland and elsewhere – from Cairns in the North to Melbourne in the South and as far west as Broken Hill in New South Wales.

Michael is a Court approved mediator and costs assessor – he has conducted numerous mediations and costs assessments.

Papers/Articles:

  • Solving Problems with Litigation Seminar – Compromising Claims/Proceedings – Sofitel Hotel Brisbane 10 September, 2009
  • Construction Law for Engineers Course – Variations Delay and Extensions of Time – Griffith University Gold Coast 11 November, 2011
  • Court Ordered Mediation – Legalwise Seminar – Mecure Hotel, Brisbane 28 March, 2013
  • Various articles published in Gold Coast District Law Association Magazine – Ipso Facto

Notable Cases:

Community Involvement:

  • Member Queensland Law Society
  • Member Accident Compensation Committee of Queensland Law Society
  • Solicitor for Law Claims Queensland
  • Life member 4 CRB
  • Member Bar Associations of Queensland and New South Wales
  • Member Gold Coast Bar Association
  • Treasurer of the Gold Coast Bar Association
  • Student Mentor – University of Queensland Law School
  • Moot Judge – Griffith University
  • Moot Judge – Bond University
  • Practical Legal Training Mentor – Bond University
  • Eastern Districts Rugby Union Club – Dual Premiership Player
  • Redlands Mudcrabs Rugby Union Club – Player
  • Secretary St. Laurence’s College Old Boys Association
  • University of Queensland – Indigenous Student Mentor
  • Former Secretary Churchie Rowing Supporters Group
Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation

CONTACT

Inns of Court Gold Coast

Level 1 52 Davenport Street
SOUTHPORT Q 4215

Tel: +61 7 5528 0170

Email

campbell@gcbar.com

Admission Dates

Supreme Court of Qld (Solicitor) – 1985
Supreme Court of Qld (Barrister) – 1995
Supreme Court of ACT – 1995
Supreme Court of NSW – 1995
High Court of Australia – 1995

Principal Areas of Practice

Alternative Dispute Resolution
Commercial
Common Law/Personal Injury
Costs
Family
Building and Construction
Wills, Probate and Family Provision
Equity

Professional Qualifications

Bachelor of Business, Queensland University of Technology – 1979

Bachelor of Laws (Hons), University of Queensland – 1985

Accreditations

Court Approved Mediator – Supreme and District Courts of Qld – 1997
Court Appointed Costs Assessor of the Supreme and District Courts of Qld – 2007
Family Law Property Specialist – 2018