Michael do Rozario

Partner. Sydney.

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Michael do Rozario

Michael specialises in cases that have long term strategic implications for his clients. He is recognised as an excellent technical and outcome focussed litigator capable of dealing with complexity and large amounts of information.

Michael has a wide range of high level experience in the areas of product liability law, inquiries and investigations, commercial litigation, constitutional law, administrative law, insurance, insolvency, and privacy.

As the Lead Lawyer to Corrs’ Legal Technology Solutions group, Michael is a recognised expert in the areas of electronic discovery, privilege and information management law.

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Michael specialises in cases that have long term strategic implications for his clients. He is recognised as an excellent technical and outcome focussed litigator capable of dealing with complexity and large amounts of information.

Michael has a wide range of high level experience in the areas of product liability law, inquiries and investigations, commercial litigation, constitutional law, administrative law, insurance, insolvency, and privacy.

As the Lead Lawyer to Corrs’ Legal Technology Solutions group, Michael is a recognised expert in the areas of electronic discovery, privilege and information management law.

He also leads Corrs’ Legal Process Outsourcing initiative, consulting and advising clients on strategies to realise value in the management of their legal portfolio.

“An impressive litigation lawyer - technically cutting edge and client focused” Government client
Michael do Rozario

Michael's Expertise

  • Commercial litigation Represented major corporations, institutions and insurers in complex commercial litigation in areas such as confidential information, strata titles, insurance, insolvency and trusts.
  • Liability and complex torts Represented and advised major corporations and institutions on all aspects of the defence of long running strategic and ‘bet your company’ liability claims. In particular, major manufacturers and religious institutions in defending long running and complex claims relating to historical liability.
  • Inquiries and investigations Advised corporations, major institutions and their executives on preparations and appearances before parliamentary inquiries, commissions of inquiry and independent inquiries.
  • Information management, privacy, data protection and e-discovery Advised government departments, major institutions, Australian and multinational corporations in relation to Australian information management, privacy and data protection laws. Continues to regularly advise clients with large data sources on e-discovery law, litigation readiness and the utilisation of legal process outsourcing in litigation.

Michael's Leadership

What others say

  • “Best Lawyer - Alternative Dispute Resolution” Best Lawyers Peer Review, 2015-2018
  • “Best Lawyer - Non-Profit/Charities” Best Lawyers Peer Review, 2014-2018
  • “Finalist - National Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year” Lawyers Weekly Law Awards, 2014
  • “Michael is one of the leading thinkers in the LPO space. He has an exceptional mind that isn't afraid to challenge the status quo and think outside the box to deliver value to his clients. And a pleasure to work with!” David Holme, Managing Director, Exigent Group Limited
  • “Michael is an impressive litigation lawyer - technically cutting edge and client focused” Government client
  • “Michael is a knowledgeable, technically sound and well-rounded lawyer and expert litigator who understands the rather unique context of the Archdiocese and the Church, providing clear, commercial, strategic and sensitive advice. He is proactive and adds value. What truly sets Michael apart is his level of commitment - he is extraordinarily responsive, attentive and always unflappable, no matter how urgent an issue is or when it arises.” Jennifer Cook, General Counsel, Catholic Archdicoese of Sydney

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