Legal Assistant: Margaret Wong
Michelle is an experienced solicitor and commercial litigation lawyer with broad practice experience in both Canada and Australia.
By weaving together legal experience and expertise, a practical approach to problem solving, and strong interpersonal relationships, Michelle builds long standing and trusted relationships with her clients.
Privately held businesses across a range of industries look to Michelle for effective, practical and comprehensive corporate legal services, including in the areas of corporate structuring, contract negotiation, corporate lending and real estate transactions, advising on lease, employment and intellectual property related matters, and all aspects of dispute management and resolution.
Michelle also works collaboratively with individuals in the area of wills, estate planning, wealth preservation, and estate administration to ensure that clients' long term objectives are met.
Michelle is committed to helping her clients navigate their legal needs and challenges with as little stress as possible and to achieve the best possible outcomes.
Michelle has a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Arts from McGill University. Before joining Oreck Karby, Michelle practiced commercial litigation at Herbert Smith Freehills in Sydney Australia. Michelle is called to the Bar in British Columbia and in New South Wales Australia.