Michael Barlow is one of Australia’s foremost planning and property advisors with expertise in urban strategy, city development and large project delivery. Michael brings a strong knowledge of the property market to any project to create high-quality development and design solutions.

His career spans more than 35 years. Over this time, Michael has become a trusted advisor on projects that have changed the landscape of Melbourne and elsewhere. His expertise includes airport developments, major retail and commercial precincts, entertainment quarters and strategic urban renewal projects. Michael’s expertise extends beyond Australia to include international projects involving major city developments and metropolitan strategies in Dubai, Shanghai and other cities throughout China.

Michael provides expert evidence at various forums including the Supreme Court of Victoria, Federal Court of Australia, Land and Environment Court (NSW), the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal and independent planning panels about the planning implications and impacts of development.

I greatly enjoy working with people who are equally passionate about making cities work.