Michael Gronow KC

QUALIFICATIONS  B.A.(Hons), LL.B(Hons), LL.M (Melb), FCIArb, Dip ICArb (CIArb).
ADMITTED  1991    BAR  1997

CLERK CONTACT  03 9225 7999
PHONE  9225 7115
MOBILE  0411 289 318

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Michael  Gronow, B.A.(Hons), LL.B(Hons), LL.M (Melb), FCIArb, Dip ICArb (CIArb).


  • Administrative Law
  • Arbitration Mediation ADR
  • Arbitrators
  • Banking and Finance
  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency
  • Commercial Law
  • Common Law
  • Competition Law
  • Constitutional
  • Contract
  • Copyright
  • Corporations
  • Costs / Taxing Master
  • Credit
  • Disciplinary Tribunals
  • Equal Opportunity / Discrimination
  • Equity / Equitable Relief / Trusts
  • Expert Determination
  • Franchising
  • Guarantees
  • Guardianship
  • Human Rights
  • Insurance
  • International / Conflicts of Law
  • International Arbitration
  • Landlord and Tenant
  • Mediators
  • Mediators (Accredited)
  • Partnerships
  • Patent
  • Probate / Wills / Part IV
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property Law
  • Public Law
  • Regulatory Tribunals
  • Securities
  • Trade Practices




Michael is the author of McPherson's Law of Company Liquidation, the co-author of Australian Bankruptcy Law and Practice, the joint editor of Australian Bankruptcy Cases (New Series) and the author of the sub-title, 'Compulsory Bankruptcy' in Laws of Australia. He has published journal articles in Australia and overseas on a range of topics including Insolvency, Arbitration, Intellectual Property, Equity, Professional Negligence, Trade Practices and Remedies.

Michael is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and has for some years lectured on commercial legal topics at the Leo Cussen Institute and the University of Melbourne. He is a Senior Fellow and the subject co-ordinator for Insolvency Law in the JD program at Melbourne Law School. He is a Member, of the Anglican Church Professional Standards Review Board (Victoria), a Member of the UMSU and GSA Electoral Tribunals and a Member of the AFSA Trustee Registration Committee. Before joining the Bar Michael was a Senior Associate at Blake Dawson Waldron practising in Commercial Litigation including Banking and Insolvency.

From 1st July 2008, liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.