Lenard, Asia

Asia Lenard



Asia Lenard is a Senior Associate in Quinn Emanuel’s Sydney office.  She joined the firm in 2016.  Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation involving, among other things, derivatives, securities, corporate governance, insolvency, government decisions, and insurance.  Prior to joining the Sydney office, Asia was an associate in the New York office, where she was fortunate to work on several multi-billion dollar lawsuits in the finance and health insurance industries.  Before joining the firm, Asia worked for more than ten years for a leading Australian independent corporate law firm. 


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

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


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


  • 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