Director - RBK Legal

Michael Hazel

Michael is a highly sought after litigation and dispute resolution lawyer who has acted for a number of national and international corporations in commercial dispute matters as well in regulatory matters for and against the ACCC, ASIC and the ATO.

Michael has a strong expertise in the areas of financial services, fraud and managing complex commercial litigation matters and is renowned for his strategic advice, crucial to success in complex litigation. Additionally, he provides advice to many individuals and boards on corporate governance and strategy issues, such expertise gained from his time in private practice at DLA Piper and as a senior in-house corporate lawyer at Toyota Australia. Michael also successfully co-founded a boutique law firm, which firm was finalist in several law and business awards.

Michael was instrumental in the push for the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry, including successfully pushing for a Senate Hearing to be convened in the area of financial services leading up to the Royal Commission.

Areas of Expertise

Arbitration & Mediation

ASIC & ACCC Investigations

ASX and Shareholder disputes

Competition Law and

Consumer Protection

Contract Law

Corporations Act

Financial Services


General Commercial Litigation

Misleading and Deceptive Conduct

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