A specialist in business/corporate and property matters, Michael is known for his unwavering dedication to his clients. He is committed to delivering strategic outcomes in relation to a range of legal matters, including intellectual property, start-ups, finance, contractual and transactional matters.
Michael Fetter has been recognised on the Best Lawyers List for 2020/2021 in the category of Commercial Law. Find the full list here.
Highly respected in his fields, Michael Fetter is renowned for his sharp business mind and ability to cut through superfluous legal language to extract essential information and explain to his clients in a straight-talking manner. It is this combination of solid logic, excellent commercial acumen, responsiveness and approachability that has seen Michael be invited to sit on numerous company and advisory boards.
When the parameters of traditional solutions impede upon the best outcome, Michael is not afraid to push the boundaries. He thinks outside of the box in order to implement pre-agreed strategy and achieve a practical and commercially sound resolution.
With a genuine passion for business and commerce, Michael also follows the property market closely and relishes in the opportunity to connect with industry peers. Beyond the firm, Michael is a staunch Carlton Football Club supporter. He also enjoys time with his family, running, cycling, mediation and travel.
Being successful is a 24 hour commitment, filled with sacrifice and tough choices
Qualifications & Industry Memberships
- Bachelor of Laws, Monash University
- Masters of Laws, Monash University
- Bachelor of Economics/Commerce, Monash University
- Member of Law Institute of Victoria
- Selected for Commercial Law, Best Lawyers List 2020/2021
Changes to the Building Energy Efficiency Disclosure Act for Property Owners & Landlords
By Michael Fetter
5 July 2017