Michael Bennett joined Longton Legal in 2018 after spending the first part of his career practicing in regional NSW. Michael has experience running a wide range of matters including drug manufacture, fraud and sexual assaults. Michael specialises in working collaboratively with the prosecution to achieve the best results for our clients.
Michael has appeared regularly in NSW Local and District Court since his admission. He also has experience appearing before the Mental Health Tribunal and NCAT.
Having worked in rural NSW, Michael has experience as an in court advocate running contested hearings from initial arrest to finalisation. Michael provides an option for clients who may not require or whose budget may not allow for council to still receive exceptional in court representation.