Marks Griffiths & Bova Solicitors | Colin McCann

Colin McCann, Commercial Lawyer Northern Beaches, Manly


After graduating from the University of Sydney Colin embarked on a career in Banking and Finance working for Westpac, Commonwealth Bank and Citibank.

Between 2005 and 2010 Colin was Head of Global Consumer Group Legal at Citibank and was a company secretary of Citigroup and Diners Club in Australia before seeing the light and returning home to the Northern Beaches to work with us.

Colin practises in:

Commercial Law and Contracts

Share Sale Agreements

Shareholder Agreements

Australian Consumer Law

Lending and Mortgages

Wills and Estates Law, including Estates Litigation.

Colin enjoys listening to his clients and advising on matters relating to commercial law including commercial contracts, share sale agreements and shareholder agreements. Colin likes the detail, helping his clients navigate through the technical jargon, making sure his clients understand their obligations and that their interests are protected.

Colin holds a Bachelor of Laws and Masters of Arts degrees from the University of Sydney, a Master of Laws degree from the University of Technology Sydney, and a Masters of Applied Law majoring in Wills and Estates from the College of Law. He is also a Fellow of the College of Law.

In addition to his formal qualifications, Colin has a keen interest in technology and how different platforms are shaping the way lawyers engage with their clients. He has spearheaded our Online Will Service.

Colin has lived all his life on the Northern Beaches and enjoys spending time with family and friends, taking part in outdoor activities, history and travel.

To contact Colin, please phone our friendly reception on (02) 9977 1133 in our Northern Beaches Manly office.


People on the Northern Beaches have trusted us to help them for over 65 years. The law might have changed since we first started, but you will get the same high standards of professional service and personal care from our solicitors that we have given our clients since 1945.

Marks Griffiths and Bova Solicitors was one of the first law firms established on Sydney’s Northern Beaches.