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Lilit Chakman

Miltons Lawyers
Victoria
Intellectual Property, Property Law
Victoria
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About Lilit

Lilit is an experienced senior lawyer with over 10 years’ experience in legal in practice.

Lilit started her career at K&L Gates and Harwood Andrews, where she established herself as an astute commercial lawyer, rising to Head of Entertainment & Sports at The Lantern Legal Group.

She has extensive experience representing artists in the entertainment industry including but not limited to; brand partnerships; contracts; dispute resolution; events and activations; negotiations; on-screen talent; recording artists; sponsorships and sports law.

Lilit also has an extensive background in commercial law. She provides invaluable legal expertise in assisting clients in business structures including establishment, acquisition, restructuring and sales; start- ups and e-commerce including drafting sales agreements and contracts, contract negotiation and advising on business structuring & privacy obligations.

Lilit’s expertise extends to business and commercial disputes and litigation. She is experienced in negotiating commercially based outcomes and has a successfully represented clients in shareholder and director disputes, planning and property disputes, commercial leasing disputes, council and local government litigation and compulsory acquisition matters.

Lilit has built her practice on a genuine interest in and care for her clients. She identifies the issues between parties at the early stages of the matter, with a view to resolving them in the best way possible for her clients.

Area of Expertise:

Media, Communications and Entertainment Law

  • Advertising Law
  • Arts Law
  • Film Industry and Entertainment
  • Media Law
  • Telecommunications including TV, Radio and Newspapers
  • Sports Law

Commercial and Corporate Law:

  • Bankruptcy & Insolvency
  • Business Contracts & Agreements
  • Start-up Documents
  • Company Formation and Structuring
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Partnership and Joint Ventures
  • E-Commerce
  • Franchises and Licenses
  • Contract Negotiation

Business Disputes:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Council and Local Government Litigation
  • Debt Recovery
  • Commercial Leasing Dispute
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Planning Disputes
  • Property Disputes

Outside of being a lawyer

Outside of the legal industry, Lilit is the Managing Director of Creative Entertainment Agency, a company which commercialises the intellectual property rights of a global portfolio of clients.

Lilit enjoys spending her down time with family and friends, walking her beloved border collie, and practising yoga.