Megan Richardson

Professor of Law, Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne

Professor Richardson's fields of research and publication include intellectual property, privacy and personality rights, law reform and legal theory.

She was one of a group of scholars convened by the Australian Law Reform Commission to explore the meaning of ‘privacy’ for its privacy reference, and in addition served on the consultative group for the New South Wales Law Reform Commission’s privacy review.

She is currently Joint Director of the Melbourne Law School’s Centre for Media and Communications Law (CMCL) and Associate Director Law of the Intellectual Property Research Institute of Australia (IPRIA).


  • 2009–present
    Professor, The University of Melbourne


  • 1985 
    Brussels, Law
  • 1984 
    Yale, Law

Research Areas

  • Law And Legal Studies (18)