Our People 2018-04-04T02:05:24+00:00

Our People

Peter Michalopoulos

Principal Migration Agent & Managing Director

MARN: 1569075

BBus, DipMan, GCertMigLaw, MMIA

Peter is the Managing Director and Principal Migration Agent (MARN: 1569075) at Ethos Migration specialising in a wide range of Australian Migration matters such as Employer Sponsored Migration, Family Migration, Business and Innovation Migration and Strategic Migration Advisory.

Peter founded Ethos Migration after seeing a lack of ethical, professional and transparent migration services for individuals and businesses.

Ethos Migration has since become a trusted partner with numerous Australian and international businesses assisting with their migration requirements.

As a passionate migration professional Peter is regularly writing articles in response to the rapidly changing immigration landscape and consulting with businesses in regards to their international employee requirements.

Being a proud member of the Migration Institute of Australia and Migration Alliance, Peter is an active migration advice professional who regularly provides commentary across various media outlets.

Peter is fluent in Greek and English.

Zefy Souvlakis

Migration Services Manager


MARN: 1801385

BBus, LLB, GDipLegalPrac

Zefy is an admitted lawyer of the Supreme Court of Victoria. She has completed a Bachelor degree in Law and a Bachelor degree in Business from La Trobe University, as well as a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Leo Cussen Institute.

During her time at university, Zefy was an active member of the LSA – La Trobe University Law Students’ Association and volunteered at the Nillumbik and Banyule Community Legal Centre.

Zefy has previously worked as an editor and a legal assistant. Her previous experience has equipped her with diversity and adaptability.

As a passionate legal professional, Zefy advises and acts on behalf of individuals and businesses in relation to their migration matters, while liaising with the Department of Immigration and Border Protection and other government bodies. Zefy has prepared and assisted in Administrative Appeals and Ministerial Intervention matters with great success, which have captured the attention of national Australian media outlets.

She is a committee member in the Victorian Women Lawyers Networking Committee and Social Justice Committee and a Legal Institute of Victoria member.

Zefy’s enthusiasm and strong passion to achieve the best possible outcome for her clients comes from her own experience with migration, as she relocated from Greece to Australia in 2010 to complete her studies.

Zefy is also fluent in Greek and is currently learning French. In her spare time, she likes travelling and reading books.

Amber Russell

Registered Migration Agent


MARN: 1801549

BA (IR), LLB, GDipLegalPrac, GCertMigLaw

Amber is a Legal Officer at Ethos Migration and possesses a Bachelor of Law and Bachelor of Arts (International Relations), Graduate Certificate of Migration Law and Practice from Victoria University and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the College of Law. She will be admitted to the Supreme Court of Western Australia in December 2017.

Her previous work experience includes working as a legal assistant at the Department of Primary Industries (DPI) of Western Australia and as a supervisor at the Australian Bureau of Statistics. She has also worked and volunteered at the Humanitarian Group since February 2015 on matters relating to protection visas, safe haven enterprise visas and the various family violence provisions.

Amber’s passion for global human rights issues and international law motivated a working period in Ghana, Africa at a Human Rights centre, where she assumed a legal advocacy role.  She has also worked closely with a local Non-Governmental Organisation in East Timor since 2016.

Amber has gained experience in intellectual property law, contract law, property law and migration law. However, having worked in a variety of fields with Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities in Australia and overseas, she has found immigration law to be her preferred and most rewarding area of practice and in alignment with the culture at Ethos Migration, Amber is focused on providing clients with positive outcomes.


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We’re passionate about migration, and are committed to developing a strategy and solution to your immigration needs.