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Amy
Hando

Amy practices in a broad range of commercial law, sports law, regulatory matters and white collar crime.

Before coming to the Bar, Amy was the Senior Associate to the Honourable Justice Croft of the Supreme Court of Victoria, where she assisted his Honour on a broad range of commercial matters, including matters of taxation and arbitration. 

Prior to her time at the Court, Amy worked at Robertson Hyetts in Bendigo.  Her diverse practice was primarily commercial litigation which involved disputes relating to contractual matters, banking and finance, securities, bankruptcy, insolvency as well as a range of other areas.  In her time in Bendigo, Amy also acted in local government and planning related regulatory prosecutions. 

In practice, Amy regularly appeared in the Bendigo Magistrates’ Court and VCAT as well as various other regional courts and tribunals. 

Amy practices in the areas of: 

  • banking and finance;
  • building and construction;
  • commercial arbitration;
  • commercial fraud and white collar crime;
  • defamation and media law;
  • property and leasing law;
  • regulatory investigations and prosecutions; 
  • shipping and maritime law; and
  • sports law - integrity and governance. 

 

Whilst at the Court, Amy was involved in many matters heard electronically. Amy gained exposure to the use of technology in managing matters ranging from a day or two, up to matters running for several weeks. 

Amy read with Andrew Kirby and her senior mentors are Chris Winneke QC and Sally Flynn QC.

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation. The information referred to above has been supplied by the barrister concerned. Neither Victorian Bar Inc nor the barrister's clerk have independently verified the accuracy or completeness of the information and neither accepts any responsibility in that regard.

Contact

PH +61 3 +61 3 9225 7415
Email ahando@vicbar.com.au

Chambers: Room 0516
Owen Dixon Chambers West
525 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne 3000

Practice Areas

Alternative Dispute Resolution
Arbitration
International Arbitration
Mediation
Appellate
Civil Appeals
Merit Appeals
Banking & Finance
Cheques
Commercial Lending
Complex Transactions
Consumer Credit Code
Consumer Lending
Documentary Credit
Duties and Disclosure Requirements
Financial Planners
Guarantees
Managed Investment Schemes
Mistaken / Fraudulent Transactions
Mortgages
Structured Finance
Trade Finance
Bankruptcy Law & Insolvency Law
Corporate Insolvency
Public Examinations
Reconstruction
Commercial Law
Property & Probate
Sports
Transport Law
Banking & Finance
Bankruptcy Law & Insolvency Law
Building Law & Construction Law
Civil Procedure Law
Class Actions
Competition Law & Consumer Law
Contractual Disputes
Corporations Law & Securities Law
Insurance Law & Professional Negligence Law
Intellectual Property & Trade Practices
International Commercial Law
Common Law
Class Actions
Insurance Law
Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S)
Intentional Torts
Judicial Review
Competition Law & Consumer Law
Consumer Credit Disputes
Consumer Protections
Franchising Law
Industry Regulation
Market Conduct
Product Liability
Restraint of Trade
Trade Practices
Corporations Law & Securities Law
ASIC Investigations
ASIC Prosecutions
Directors' Liabilities
Managed Investment Schemes
Mergers & Acquisitions
Partnership Disputes
Shareholder Disputes
Criminal Law
Corporate / White Collar Crime
Corruption
Environmental
Fraud
Health & Safety
Money Laundering
Planning
Proceeds of Crime
Victims of Crime
Defamation
Environmental Law & Planning Law
Equity & Trusts
Government
Local Government
Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals & Commissions
Domestic Building Tribunal
Royal Commissions
Disciplinary Tribunals
Coronial Inquests
International Commercial Law
Carriage of Goods
Hague Rules
International Tribunals
Jurisdictional Issues
Sale of Goods
Status of Foreign Judgements
Vienna Convention
Warsaw Convention
International Law
Property & Probate
Trusts
Wills & Estates
Adverse Possession
Caveats
Commercial Tenancies
Conveyancing
Joint Ventures
Land Acquisition
Land Valuations
Leases
Mortgage Law
Residential Tenancies
Testator's Family Maintenance
Public Law & Administrative Law
Sports
Contract Disputes
Disciplinary Tribunals
Doping / Drugs in Sport
Liability of Medical Practitioners
Racing Appeals
The Court of Arbitration for Sport
Tax Law & Revenue Law
Income Tax
International Tax Law & Revenue Law
Land Tax
Stamp Duty
Superannuation
Tax Prosecutions
Technology Law & Media Law
Broadcasting
eCommerce
Entertainment
Information Technical (IT) & Computing
Telecommunications
Transport Law
Admiralty Law / Maritime Law
Shipping

ADMISSIONS

Admitted to the Legal Profession:
18 Mar 2014
Signed Victorian Bar Roll:
10 May 2018

Qualifications

LLB; BBus (Accounting)

Also Entitled to Practise in

All Australian States and Jurisdictions
High Court of Australia

Committee Memberships

International Arbitration Committee