Moustafa is a co-founder and Principal Solicitor of Birchgrove Legal. Renowned for the fresh and strategic perspectives he brings to each legal problem and client need, he serves a growing base of established and prominent clients across a diverse range of industries. His clients know him as a shrewd strategist who helps shape exceptional outcomes. Fortified by a keen understanding of complex legal matters and a wealth of experience, Moustafa continues to break the mould, challenging the conservative approach to legal predicaments and repeatedly achieving landmark results.
Moustafa is a passionate advocate for social and political justice and has been involved in some of the most high-profile legal cases in Australia in the past decade, some of which have attracted international attention. He has advocated strongly on human rights, media, free speech and anti-terrorism legislation. Moustafa has actively contributed to shaping the law on human rights matters and has been invited to present on parliamentary enquiries to draft such laws.
Moustafa has served on NFP boards and has a strong series of partnerships with NFP organisations for whom he serves as legal and strategic advisor. His other key client cohorts include international corporations, high net worth individuals, NFP peak bodies, community leaders, politicians, celebrities, sports stars, other high profile lawyers, international organisations and corporations.
Moustafa graduated from the University of New South Wales with a Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws and went on to work at an established boutique law firm. Feeling there was significant room in the legal sector to provide better and genuine care to clients, he developed a burning passion for doing law ‘the right way’ and co-founded Birchgrove Legal upon this ethos.
In his free time and on weekends, Moustafa can be found on his family farm, cultivating his love for nature and horse-riding.