Michael Wells
Michael Wells

Michael practises in commercial, corporations and public law, and specialises in tax law.

Before coming to the Bar, Michael was Tipstaff and Researcher to Justice Allsop at the New South Wales Court of Appeal, completed Masters of Laws and Taxation at the University of Sydney and practised as a solicitor at Allens and Herbert Smith Freehills where he worked on complex commercial and corporations law matters, class actions, and financial services and tax regulatory investigations and disputes.

Michael is also a reporter for the Commonwealth Law Reports, New South Wales Law Reports and Australian Tax Reports, and tutors in law at the University of Sydney.


  • Admitted to the New South Wales Bar: 2016
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in New South Wales: 2009


  • MTax University of Sydney
  • LLM University of Sydney
  • LLB (Hons) University of Queensland
  • BA University of Queensland