Resolute Legal’s Principal Lawyer Michael Spearman was born in Tully, North Queensland. He studied at Blue Mountains School of Hospitality and worked in pubs and restaurants for a number of years in Australia and the UK.
Michael has also worked in Underground Mining as a shot-firer in WA and owned and operated a banana and cane farm in North Queensland before deciding to study and complete a dual degree – Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Laws at James Cook University (JCU).
Michael was admitted to the Supreme Court of Queensland in March 2011 in Townsville before working with the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions and the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Service (ATSILS) in Cairns. In 2012 he moved back to Townsville and joined the commercial law firm Emanate then worked for ATSILS in Townsville before deciding to open his own legal firm – Resolute Legal – in October 2015.