Manches boosts media practice

A former partner at niche Australian media firm, Tress Cocks and Maddox, Harper more recently was a founding partner of specialist Australian corporate and commercial firm, Harper Watson.

Before going into private practice, Harper held various positions within EMI in Australia, including an eight-year stint as head of business affairs.

Some of the film projects he was involved in include Green Card, Pricilla Queen of the Desert and Strictly Ballroom. The Australian Government also named him principal external legal counsel to the New South Wales Film and Television office