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McCullough Robertson

66 EAGLE STREET, BRISBANE, QLD 4000, AUSTRALIA
Tel:
Work +61 7 3233 8888
Fax:
Fax +61 7 3229 9949
DX:
DX 158 BRISBANE
Email:
Web:
www.mccullough.com.au

Michael Moy

Tel:
Work +61 7 3233 8720
Email:
Web:
www.mccullough.com.au/people/f/View/73/
McCullough Robertson

Work Department

Employment Relations and Safety

Position

Partner

Career

Michael (Mick) is a workplace lawyer with expertise in industrial relations negotiations, bargaining, and dispute resolution in the state public sector.  He also advises clients from the construction, resources, electricity, manufacturing and transport sectors on industrial relations and employment related matters including bargaining and disputes, contractual drafting and interpretation and discipline and termination issues.  Mick provides workable business solutions that focus on advancing his clients’ commercial position.

Mick advises domestic and international clients on all aspects of the employment relationship.

Mick’s experience includes advising owners and contractors on large industrial projects on workplace strategies to control labour cost and limit lost time due to industrial action.  He has also directly negotiated enterprise bargaining agreements and other business solutions with unions for a number of major mining contractors.

Mick has advised and represented a number of State Government departments in relation to the arbitration of deadlocked enterprise bargaining negotiations and obtained orders to stop industrial action for employers in the mining, construction and manufacturing sectors.

He advises clients on business restructures and takeovers including managing the redundancy process and all legal issues surrounding termination of employment.  Mick’s experience working in-house (on secondment) at Groote Eylandt Mining Company in the Northern Territory (a subsidiary of BHP Billiton) and at Virgin Blue Airlines assists him to provide practical and commercial advice to his clients.

Member

Queensland Law Society

Education

Bachelor of Laws (Hons) - University of Queensland
Bachelor of Science - University of Queensland


Australia

Labour and employment

Within: Labour and employment

McCullough Robertson excels in the public sector and counts various government departments and city councils as clients; it recently defended Goondiwindi Regional Council in a claim brought by two employees alleging adverse action had been taken against them following complaints they had made, represented Brisbane City Council in a hearing before the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission to determine whether it could ballot its workforce without obtaining union approval, and is advising Queensland Health on issues surrounding nurses' and midwives' annual leave. Michael Moy leads the department, which also includes health, aged care and education sector expert Tim Longwill and newly promoted special counsel Lydia Daly.

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