Michael Carr


+61 3 8540 0260 +61 412 537 539

About Michael

Michael is a Principal at MST Lawyers.  His practice focuses on all aspects of corporate advisory.

Michael joined MST Lawyers in 2003 after running his own boutique commercial practice providing advice to a broad range of high net worth clients including public companies.  Previously he was a partner in the corporate division of a national law firm.

Michael’s experience includes:

  • Acting for buyers and sellers in business acquisitions and disposals
  • Drafting and negotiating a wide range of commercial documents such as joint venture shareholder agreements
  • Advising on company restructures
  • Advice to multi-national companies (as to Australian operations) including director appointments and corporate governance
  • Venture capital fund raising
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Joint ventures
  • Taxation, planning and litigation

Michael was the Australian representative director of a major international company with Australian operations and acts as a director of various private companies.  Michael sat on the board of an industry based public offer superannuation fund for a number of years.

He is an Associate of The Tax Institute and has presented numerous taxation seminars convened by The Tax Institute.  Michael is a member of Family Business Australia and is a member of the Law Institute of Victoria.