Former President of the Randwick Rugby Club; President of the Marcellin College Randwick Ex Students’ Association (since 1998); Director of Randwick Rugby Foundation Limited (a not-for-profit charitable trust); Honorary member of Coogee Surf Club; Associate Member of South Maroubra Surf Club; Member of Matraville RSL, Malabar RSL, Maroubra Seals Club, Randwick Rugby Club, South Sydney Juniors; Patron of: Maroubra Bowling Club, Malabar RSL Club, The Coast Golf Club; Yarra Bay Sailing Club and Friends of La Perouse Museum.
Former Councillor and Former Deputy Mayor of Randwick City Council.
Married with four children.
Higher School Certificate at Marcellin College in Randwick. Year of 1983; Infants & Primary School at St Joseph’s & St Mary’s at Maroubra Beach and Lurline Bay; Diploma of Law (Barristers’ and Solicitors’ Admission Board); Graduated 1997; Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice; Admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales as a legal practitioner in 1998.
Was Senior Corporate Lawyer – employed by NRMA Motoring & Services (the road service and membership company, which is Australia’s largest mutual); Prior to commencing work with NRMA Motoring & Services Michael was in private legal practice for 5 years; Before becoming a lawyer, he has spent 13 years working as a Customs officer with the Australian Customs Service; He is a member of the Law Society of NSW and the Australian Corporate Lawyers Association.
The Parliament of New South Wales acknowledges and respects the traditional lands of all Aboriginal people, and pays respects to all Elders past and present. We acknowledge the Gadigal people as the traditional custodians of the land on which the Parliament of New South Wales stands.