Mihali Palassis
Senior Associate

Mihali Palassis
Senior Associate

Mihali Palassis is a senior associate in Lavan’s  Litigation and Dispute Resolution team.

Mihali has significant experience acting as counsel and instructor on various high profile and complex disputes in all major Western Australian courts, the Federal Court of Australia and the High Court of Australia. He is also experienced in resolving mining tenement disputes before the Warden and the Warden’s Court.

Mihali is a commercial litigator with a primary focus on the energy and resources sector, in particular issues arising from mining tenure and infrastructure. He has also acted for public, listed entities in relation to various corporate matters, including claims pertaining to directors’ duties, oppression and misleading or deceptive conduct.

Mihali sits on the Energy and Resources Law Association (formerly AMPLA) State Committee, where he is also the Learning & Development Coordinator. 

CONTACT
Direct  +61 8 9288 6878
Fax  +61 8 9288 6001
mihali.palassis@lavan.com.au

PRACTICE TEAMS
Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Mining & Resources

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Litigation
Dispute Resolution
Commercial dispute management and risk advice
Project litigation
Corporate disputes
Consumer law
Competition and Regulatory


EDUCATION

Bachelor of Laws 
University of Notre Dame (2015)

Bachelor of Arts (Politics) 
University of Notre Dame (2015)

Post-Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice
College of Law (2016)

Masters of Law 
University of Melbourne (in progress)


ADMISSIONS

Supreme Court of Western Australia (2016)

High Court of Australia (2016)


MEMBERSHIPS

Law Society of Western Australia

Energy and Resources Law Association (formerly AMPLA)


PUBLICATIONS
03 August 2023
21 April 2023


LANGUAGES
English
Greek (intermediate)
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