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Lenard, Asia

Asia Lenard



Asia Lenard is an associate in Quinn Emanuel’s Sydney office.  She joined the firm in 2016.  Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation including matters concerning derivatives and other complex financial instruments.  Prior to joining the firm, Asia was a lawyer in Sydney, Australia, where she litigated matters concerning a broad range of legal issues, including insurance, contract, insolvency, competition, consumer and administrative law matters.


  • University of Sydney
    (LL.M., 2014)

  • University of New South Wales
    (B.A., 2001)
  • (LL.B., 2001)


The State Bar of New York; The Supreme Court of New South Wales; The Federal Court of Australia; The High Court of Australia

Publications and Lectures

  • With A Floro, L Tomkins and M McGirr, Insuring against costly cybercrime: what can you do?, Lexology.com, 2015
  • With A Floro, L Tomkins and M McGirr, The regulatory web: step up in regulatory activity and supervision of data breaches, Lexology.com, 2015
  • With A Floro, L Tomkins and M McGirr, Is your customer data at risk? Data breach incidents can result in legal claims and regulatory intervention, Lexology.com, 2015
  • With S Glass, M Graham and H Quadrio, Proper process, not politics, should prevail in government decision-making, Lexology.com, 2015
  • With A Floro, Section 54 of the Insurance Contracts Act: still an insured’s best friend, Lexology.com, 2014
  • With C Lynch, D&O insurance: Defence costs under threat, Law Society Journal, 2014
  • With S Glass, A Annan and G Campbell, Ch 2: Australia in Clark, R (Ed.), The Dispute Resolution Review, 2009
  • Casenote: Andrew Bruce Thorpe v Ricardo Vatner in Lexis Nexis Butterworths, Civil Procedure News New South Wales, Volume 2 Number 1, 2004