Michael is a solicitor with extensive experience of advising individuals, banks and other organisations on cross-border private client and family law matters. His work covers all aspects of international family law, including adoption, divorce and surrogacy, as well as complex international succession planning and wealth structuring.
Michael is ranked in the Chambers HNW and Legal 500 directories.
Michael is an Assistant Professor in private international law and international family law at Maastricht University and is a consultant lawyer to the Permanent Bureau of the Hague Conference on Private International Law. Michael is an active member of Resolution’s International Committee.
Michael’s is the author of The Status of Children Arising from Inter-country Surrogacy Arrangements (2016) and a co-author of European Union Law (2018).
Michael is a contributing author to the course manual for the STEP Advanced Certificate in Cross-Border Estates.