Merinda specialises in aviation and is part of the ‘Aviation’, and ‘Energy, Marine, Natural Resources’ groups in the Melbourne office.
Merinda is an Associate in the Melbourne office where her practice covers both contentious and non-contentious matters. She has experience in aviation matters including representing air carriers against passenger claims and advising on aircraft manufacturer liability. Merinda has also been involved in a representative action concerning biosecurity. Prior to joining Clyde & Co, Merinda undertook a PhD at Leiden University on the topic of coastal state jurisdiction in international airspace. She holds an LLB and a BA from the University of Melbourne and an LLM in Air & Space Law from Leiden University. During her PhD appointment, Merinda lectured in air law at Leiden University and was Managing Editor of the journal Air & Space Law (Wolters Kluwer). She has been involved in various publications on the regulation of drones.
Energy & Natural Resources
Satellite & Space