Sophie Timms

Associate
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia

Sydney
Australia
T:+61 2 9330 8946
Sydney
Australia
T:+61 2 9330 8946
Sophie Timms

Sophie Timms

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Biography

Sophie Timms is a restructuring and insolvency lawyer based in Sydney.

Sophie acts for Australia's major banks, insolvency practitioners and corporations on a wide range of complex insolvency and restructuring matters, including voluntary administrations and liquidations. Sophie has experience in regulatory investigations and public inquiries.

Sophie has a particular interest in sports law having previously worked in state and national sporting organisations for over ten years. This includes experience working with a broad range of stakeholders including sporting clubs, broadcast partners, commercial partners, stadium management, government agencies and participants. Sophie has acted as a tribunal member for a local Australian Rules football league.

Sophie's practice focuses on formal insolvency appointments, corporate restructuring, commercial disputes and regulatory investigations.


Professional experience

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  • Masters of Management (Sport Management) with High Distinction, Latrobe University (2016)
  • Juris Doctor, Latrobe University (2020)
  • Graduate Diploma in Sports Law, Melbourne University (2020)
  • Supreme Court of Victoria 2020
  • LawInSport, "Is Australia's 'Anti-Siphon List' still the best way to protect live sport broadcasts?" (2021)
  •  Australia New Zealand Sports Law Association (ANZSLA)
  • English