Moira McKenzie is a performing musician and music lover who combined her passion for music with law at university, where she completed a Bachelor of Contemporary Music and Bachelor of Laws. She was admitted to practice in 2010 and joined Sanicki Lawyers in 2011.
Moira acts as a Senior Associate at Sanicki Lawyers and practices primarily in entertainment and intellectual property law. She represents some of Australia’s best-known artists as well as artist managers, indie record labels, producers, music festivals, and other music businesses.
With expertise in the area of Trade Marks law, Moira maintains the local and international Trade Mark portfolios for a number of high profile commercial and entertainment clients.
Moira has sat on the Board of Music Victoria and regularly volunteers her time as a pro-bono lawyer for Arts Law Centre of Australia, The Push, BIGSOUND and Face the Music. In 2014, 2016 and 2017, she was awarded a Pro-Bono Lawyer Award from the Arts Law Centre.
You can find Moira’s content in the following courses:
- Advice for Emerging Artists (Artist Development)
- Understanding Contracts and Music Law (Legals)
- Understanding Copyright