Senior Legal Counsel

Bachelor of Laws (Hons)
Master of Laws
Bachelor of Arts
Admitted to the Supreme Court of Victoria

Melissa has over 10 years’ of legal and commercial experience in a variety of different sectors, including technology, defence, academia and entertainment. Melissa has worked in top tier private practices, small in-house teams for Australian companies and for NASDAQ listed companies and been solely responsible for fulfilling the legal requirements of US multinational companies in Australia.

Melissa has worked for Intel Corporation (as sole legal counsel in Australia and New Zealand), Kodak Inc (as the contracts manager responsible for the Australian and New Zealand businesses) and for Point Trading, a Department of Defence supplier (as General Counsel/General Manager Commercial).

Some of the highlights of these roles have included:

Currently, Melissa advises lexvoco clients including Tabcorp, Catapult Sports and University of Melbourne.  Melissa advises on a broad range of commercial, corporate and technology matters.