(02) 9236 8636


Level 6, 169 Phillip Street
Sydney NSW 2000
DX 328

Practice Areas

Commercial Disputes

Commonwealth Regulation

Trade Practices & Competition Law

Administrative & Public Law


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. 

Michael's CV (updated October 2017) is available here.


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


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.


Public Interest Immunity: An Introduction

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

Control of Government Information in Legal Proceedings (published October 2017)


Master of Laws (Australian National University)

Bachelor of Laws (Australian National University)

Bachelor of Arts (University of Sydney)