Meet Matthew Karakoulakis, the face of AMK Law

With over 15 years of experience in the legal industry, Matthew is a skilled lawyer and a passionate advocate for his clients. He holds an LLB Law Degree with Honours and a BComm Commerce Degree with an Accounting major from Flinders University South Australia. Further qualifications include being a Yungorrendi Alumni from Flinders University South Australia, an Accredited Mediator under the National Mediator Accreditation System (NMAS), and a graduate of the MURRA Aboriginal Business Masterclass from The University of Melbourne Business School. These qualifications underpin his practical approach to law and his ability to find solutions for complex legal matters.

Prior to commencing AMK Law, Matthew gained top tier law firm experience as well as Government experience after commencing his career at ASIC the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. Matthew has advised a broad range of clients, including small and medium enterprises, large corporations, Indigenous organisations, and government bodies.

Matthew is highly skilled in the areas of Dispute Resolution, Commercial Law and Litigation. He is dedicated to finding the most effective solutions for his clients, and is a strong advocate for alternative dispute resolution methods, including mediation, when they are in the best interest of his clients. Matthew understands that each client’s needs are unique, and he works closely with them to tailor his approach to their specific circumstances. With his strong commitment to providing exceptional legal services and personalised attention, Matthew has established AMK Law as a respected and reputable firm within the industry.

Matthew is an active member of the legal community and holds leadership positions in various professional organisations. He is a committee member of Tarwirri, the Indigenous Law Students and Lawyers Association, and actively supports organisations such as Reconciliation SA, Kinaway Chamber of Commerce, and the New South Wales Indigenous Chamber of Commerce (NSWICC). As a member of the Australian Legal Technology Association (ALTA), Matthew is at the forefront of innovation and technology within the legal profession.

As the founder of AMK Law, a boutique commercial law practice

AMK Law has garnered recognition as a respected and reputable firm under Matthew’s leadership. Matthew, as the founder of AMK Law, has made a significant impact on the legal industry and civil society in Australia. Matthew is consistently engaged with small business owners and entrepreneurs seeking for high-level legal advice and services. He values cultural differences and ethnicities and stays connected both personally and professionally to his Aboriginal and Greek heritage and his commitment to supporting and promoting diversity is one of his most notable accomplishment.

As a leading voice in the legal community, Matthew is passionate about fostering cultural diversity and inclusion. He engages in various speaking engagements, podcasts, and publications. He has participated in platforms such as NITV Radio’s “Tell Me Law” series, the Doing Law Differently podcast, Deadly Discussions, ABC Radio, and SBS. Additionally, Matthew’s work has been featured in publications by the Law Institute of Victoria, Lawyers Weekly, and the Law Council of Australia.

Matthew’s impressive work has been recognised by several awards, including:

 

What does that mean for you and your business?

It means that by choosing AMK Law, you are selecting a trusted legal partner who delivers results and works closely with you to achieve positive outcomes. You can be confident that Matthew will provide you with cost-effective and hight quality legal services, and he will work collaboratively with you to find the best solutions for your legal needs. Matthew’s dedication to resolving disputes through mediation means that you can expect a more amicable and less confrontational approach to conflict resolution, which can help maintain positive relationships with other parties involved.

Furthermore, by working with AMK Law, you will have access to a thought leader in the legal community who is dedicated to mentorship, community engagement and advancing the field by promoting collaboration and innovation. Overall, working with AMK Law  your business will receive exceptional legal services from a skilled, experienced, and socially responsible team. Contact us today to explore how we can help navigate your legal landscape with confidence and clarity.

What Clients Are Saying

Excellent
Based on 49 reviews
Phil Sillifant
Phil Sillifant
2023-09-12
AMK Law provided timely and professional advice and counsel, empowering me with the confidence to make an informed decision.
Roberta Rodrigues da Silva
Roberta Rodrigues da Silva
2023-09-02
The experience was fantastic. I felt like home and comfortable receiving my legal advice. I highly recommend AMK Law.
Adrian Bell
Adrian Bell
2023-09-02
We would like to thank Matthew @ AMK Law for his expertise and professionalism when taking on our urgent matter. We benefitted from his patience and ability to help us ask the precise questions that we needed to ask of him, so that he could provide us with the advice needed. We appreciated Matthew investing his time in support of our community-based Aboriginal organisation. (NSW Aboriginal Education Consultative Group Inc.)
Darcy Godden
Darcy Godden
2023-08-10
Being an Aboriginal community controlled organisation, our legal needs are complex and require a special type of lawyer to support us with our legal requirements. Matthew from AMK have been a remarkable asset to our organisation. Matthew is an experienced and passionate solicitor, and we have loved every moment of working with him. I would recommend Matthew and the AMK team to any Aboriginal community controlled organisations seeeking advice or represenation.
James Hamilton
James Hamilton
2023-07-31
From the beginning of the engagement Matthew showed a depth of understanding and a degree of professionalism that put me at ease and filled me with confidence that I had made the right choice. It was particularly reassuring to be told honestly what the results of certain actions would most probably be and the next steps to take. I cannot recommend AMK Law more highly.
katherine kavakos
katherine kavakos
2023-06-22
Matthew is an exceptional lawyer, a man with integrity; achieving outstanding results for his clients.
Jack R
Jack R
2023-06-12
From the moment we engaged AMK Law services, it was evident that we had made the right choice. The firm's professionalism, attention to detail, and commitment to our legal needs have been exemplary throughout our partnership. The level of dedication demonstrated by each member of AMK Law has truly set a new standard for excellence. The firm's deep knowledge and understanding of the legal landscape, combined with their ability to adapt to our unique requirements, have consistently exceeded our expectations. AMK Law's expert advice and guidance have been invaluable in navigating complex legal matters, and thei prompt and clear communication ensured that we were well-informed every step of the way.
Scott McCartney
Scott McCartney
2023-06-09
My company has used AMK Law on numerous occasions. Matt provided a professional service and exceeded my expectations every time. I would highly recommend
Ness Edwards
Ness Edwards
2023-04-21
We have been working with Matthew and the team at AMK Law for the past few months. They are extremely knowledgeable, helpful & proactive. The communication and service from Matthew was invaluable and has made navigating what we needed easy. I highly recommend Matthew and the team if you want a high level of service, communication and knowledge.
Jamie Lee
Jamie Lee
2023-02-28
Honesty, integrity and trust are key to the services provided by the AMK Law team. The practice is professional and comprehensive. Thank you again to the team @AMK Law, we appreciate your legal advice and assistance in all matters legal.

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