About Mat

Mat Henderson is a lawyer with over a decade of experience in commercial and civil matters with a particular focus on intellectual property and media. As in-house counsel, he has been responsible for successfully overseeing the corporate-legal business affairs for companies across multiple jurisdictions in complex and highly regulated industries.

In early 2018 he commenced pro bono work for medicinal cannabis patients who had been caught up in the criminal justice system. He is both a fearless advocate on behalf of medicinal cannabis patients and a trusted advisor to the medicinal cannabis industry.

Mat is also a Sessional Academic at the Thomas More Law School at ACU where he teaches Property Law and Wills & Estates.

Mat is an Advocate for Harm Reduction Australia and the legal lead on the Drive Change campaign for fair, just and effective drug driving laws for medicinal cannabis patients.