Lawyer

Melissa Wingard - Special Counsel
Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick Lawyers
Melbourne

Melissa Wingard is a senior commercial technology lawyer, with over 15 years’ experience, assisting software, cybersecurity, and technology companies, across the Asia Pacific region, grow their business and meet strategic aims, whilst managing risk and regulatory compliance.

She has extensive experience in relation to commercialising intellectual property particularly in exploiting software, drafting and advising on various contractual arrangements,  competition law, information security, data protection and privacy.

 

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts(English & History) 2000
Bachelor or Laws (Honours) 2004
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice 2004
Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance & Investment 2008
Admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales 2004

Memberships

Australian Information Security Association
International Association of Privacy Professionals

Service location

Melbourne

Expertise

Commercialisation
Competition and Consumer Law
Confidentiality and Privacy
Contracts - advice and drafting
Copyright
ICT & Software
Licensing and Franchising