Mat Jessep, Managing Lawyer | Owner. B.Comm, DipLaw.
Mathew Jessep is a lawyer and athlete manager with specialist skills and experience in sports, media, and entertainment law operating from offices in Sydney and LA.
Over the past 5 years while running his own legal practice, ‘Jessep Entertainment & Sports Lawyers‘, Mat has advised sporting bodies, teams, athletes, sponsors, and rights holders in the traditional sports space, as well as film producers, actors, entertainment agents, authors, and publishers in the media and entertainment space.
Mat has recently developed significant expertise in the high-growth esports sector, having advised esports players, teams, investors, and event organisers around Australia on a broad range of legal and commercial issues. In 2017 Mat was a co-founding Board Member of the Esports Games Association Australia Ltd (EGAA) and became Interim CEO of that esports industry body in early 2018.
In 2015 Mat started a player management and athlete representation business, ‘Sports & Entertainment Professionals‘, assisting athletes with career management, contract negotiations, and endorsement deal origination.
If you are in the sports, esports, media, tech start-up, or entertainment industries and you have a legal issue, make your shot count, call Mat on +61 (0)2 8007 4747 or email email@example.com to discuss your needs.
Solicitor Director, Jessep Group Pty Ltd
Managing Lawyer, Jessep Entertainment & Sports Lawyers
The Legal bits:
– Practising Certificate: Unrestricted, Principal (Law Society of NSW).
– Solicitor Director, Jessep Group Pty Ltd, an Incorporated Legal Practice, ACN 605 014 999
– Lawyer, Jessep Entertainment & Sports Law, ABN 58 605 014 999.
– Admissions: Supreme Court of NSW (2009), High Court of Australia (2011).
Australian & New Zealand Sports Law Association (ANZSLA),
Sports Lawyers Association (SLA), USA