MICHAEL RENNIE

Contact

T: + 61 2 9236 8636

E: mrennie@stjames.net.au

About

Michael Rennie was called to the NSW Bar in 2011. He specialises in public and commercial law, in particular competition law.

 

Areas of Practice

Commercial Disputes

Commonwealth Regulation

Trade Practices & Competition Law

Administrative & Public Law

Inquests

Public Interest Immunity

Michael has significant expertise in relation to enforcement action by ACCC, ASIC, APRA and other Commonwealth regulators, and in managing large scale, high profile litigation.

Michael brings that experience to bear for the benefit of his clients in both public and private spheres and has a growing commercial practice. 

Mr. Rennie's CV is available here.

Qualifications

Master of Laws (Australian National University)

Bachelor of Laws (Australian National University)

Bachelor of Arts (University of Sydney)

Background

Michael Rennie was admitted as a legal practitioner in 2000 in the Australian Capital Territory.

Michael was a Senior Lawyer with the Australian Government Solicitor focussing on Commonwealth enforcement litigation, and a seconded lawyer to the ACCC.

Publications

Public Interest Immunity: An Introduction

The Hardiman Principle: The role of decision maker as contradictor in judicial review