Marko Novakov, Senior Associate

An accomplished lawyer and strategic business advisor, Marko has a wealth of commercial knowledge and experience that he draws upon when advising his clients.


  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice – Australian National University
  • Juris Doctor (Second Class Honours division A) – Bond University
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) – University of Toronto

Marko practises in:

  • Business law
  • Commercial law
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
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A dedicated Commercial Law advisor

Before joining Burke Lawyers, Marko practised as a lawyer in national law firms and not for profit organisations.  These roles in diverse businesses have afforded him the well-rounded set of skills allowing him to confidently advise his clients on matters relating to risk management, corporate governance and strategic planning.

Before deciding on a career in law Marko worked as a Neuroscientist so understands the industry dynamics of his clients from the medical, healthcare and life sciences industry.

Marko’s clients would describe him as:




Solution Focussed

Solutions Focused



Marko's Advocacy

As a strong advocate for his clients’ interests, Marko is the consummate active listener. This approach ensures that he understands the full position for every client before making his recommendations.  Marko takes a holistic view of each client situation, so his advice is underpinned by thorough understanding of each client’s circumstances.

Find out more about Marko

Marko was admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Queensland and High Court of Australia. He holds a current Victorian Practising Certificate.

  • Member of the Law Institute of Victoria.
  • Member of the Law Institute of Victoria Courts Practice Committee.

Marko is an Advisory Board Member of Connecting Lawyer Mums.

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