Michael Colbran Portrait

Michael Colbran QC

Bar roll 1982 Silk 1997
  • Commercial Law Intellectual Property
  • Tort Law Public Law
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Michael Colbran QC practises principally in commercial law

Michael has particular expertise in the areas of equity, trade practices, contract law, intellectual property law and real property law.  

Michael has trial and appellate experience in all Australian jurisdictions. He has appeared regularly in the State Supreme Courts, the Federal Court of Australia and the High Court of Australia.

Michael has formerly served as Chair of the Victorian Bar Council, Secretary of the Victorian Bar Ethics Committee and a Director of Barrister’s Chambers Limited.

He is also a former President of the Australian Bar Association and the Law Council of Australia. 

Contact

Correspondence
Chambers & Clerk

Owen Dixon Chambers East
Level 12 Room 6-7

205 William Street

Melbourne VIC 3000

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Jane King

03 9225 8558

Expertise

Commercial Law
  • Admiralty & Maritime
  • Appellate
  • Banking & Finance
  • Commercial Arbitration
  • Consumer Law
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Corporate Insolvency
  • Corporations & Securities
  • Energy & Resources
  • Equity & Trusts
  • Private International Law
  • Real Property
  • Wills & Probate
Intellectual Property
  • Appellate
  • Confidential Information
  • Information Technology
  • Privacy & Data Protection
  • Telecommunications
Tort Law
  • Appellate
  • Class Actions
  • Commissions & Inquiries
  • Negligence
  • Professional Negligence
Public Law
  • Appellate
  • Civil & Human Rights
  • Constitutional Law
  • Judicial Review
  • Privacy

Qualifications

Admitted

Victoria

Australian Capital Territory

New South Wales

Tasmania

Western Australia

Entitled to practise in

State and Territory Courts and Tribunals

Federal Court of Australia

High Court of Australia