Amelia Lynch

Special Counsel

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Contact details

+61 3 9269 9161
alynch@landers.com.au

Practice group

Corporate

Professional biography

Amelia is the head of the firm's Sports Business Group and leader of the firm's Sport, Leisure & Tourism sector.  Amelia is an experienced commercial lawyer and has developed a specialist practice in sports law.  Amelia advises national and state sporting organisations, professional sports clubs, racing clubs, major event organisers, venue/facility managers and government sport and recreation departments.

Amelia is a Director of the Victorian Institute of Sport and Former Director of the Australia and New Zealand Sports Law Association. 

Amelia's areas of expertise include:

  • drafting and advising on commercial contracts and arrangements;
  • sponsorship and merchandising agreements;
  • selection and anti-doping issues;
  • development, protection and exploitation of intellectual property and broadcast rights;
  • corporate governance, constitutions and other board and director issues;
  • powers and obligations of boards and management committees;
  • betting in sport, obtaining a share of the revenue and related integrity issues;
  • organisational policies including member protection, inclusion, anti-doping, team selection and more;
  • disciplinary matters;
  • privacy legislation and the handling of personal information;
  • freedom of information applications and decisions; and
  • competition and league structures.

Amelia was admitted to practice in 2003, and joined Lander & Rogers in 2008.


Qualifications
BA/LLB (Australian National University)

Memberships

  • Director, Victorian Institute of Sport.

  • Former Director, Australia and New Zealand Sports Law Association.

  • Law Institute of Victoria.

  • Law Institute of Victoria’s Sports Law Committee.
  • Australia and New Zealand Sports Law Association.

 

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Contact details

+61 3 9269 9161
alynch@landers.com.au

Practice group

Corporate

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