Andre’s main practice areas are data privacy, commercial, corporate , technology, media and entertainment law.
Andre assists clients in areas of data privacy law including compliance with the Australian Privacy Principles and the Notifiable Data Breaches scheme, commencing in Australia in February 2018.
In commercial and corporate Andre’s experience includes drafting and advising clients in respect of agreements, structuring, fundraising, management of corporate entities including directors’ duties and regulatory compliance.
In media and entertainment, Andre assists with contracting for theatre, film and television including production financing, contracts with key personnel and talent, as well as rights, clearances and licencing.
Andre joined Blueprint Law in September 2017. Before joining Blueprint Law Andre worked as a litigation and insurance associate at a global law firm on a range of claims including under cyber and directors and officers’ policies.
Prior to gaining qualification as a lawyer, Andre worked professionally in media production, advertising, film and television. For over a decade he was principal of Converse Media, a boutique media production company. The company serviced government, corporate and not for profit clients including Telstra, NRMA Motoring + Services and the Australasian Performing Right Association. Andre has also worked professionally as a writer, director and producer of broadcast documentary.
Andre is a dedicated and focused individual with a keen eye for detail, extensive commercial experience, and excellent interpersonal skills.