Michael Mayes

Banking + FinanceFunds ManagementTechnology

About Michael

A Partner in Thynne + Macartney's Banking + Finance group, Michael has 13 years' experience advising banks, financial institutions and private lenders across a range of transactional banking and finance matters.

Experienced in corporate and institutional banking, business banking and retail banking, Michael has also worked in several niche industries such as religious and charitable sectors, childcare and health, liquor and gaming and management and letting rights. He has an extensive transactional banking knowledge supplemented by experience in recovery, realisation and insolvency matters.

Michael has also been involved in construction and development finance matters and has acted on behalf of receivers, mortgagees and other secured creditors enforcing to realise secured property.

By developing and maintaining strong client relationships and providing accurate and timely advice, Michael can help clients achieve practical commercial solutions in all their banking and finance matters.


Awards & Recognition

Lawyers Weekly – Australian Law Awards

  • Property Team of the Year – Finalist (2020-2022)



  • Admitted as a solicitor to the Supreme Court of Queensland in September 2009
  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours) - University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) - University of Queensland


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