Senior Fellow (Melbourne Law Masters)
Verity White is a Legal Counsel and Automation Coach at Telstra, Australia’s largest telecommunications and technology company. With 30,000 employees around the world and 150 lawyers in the legal team, Telstra is a vibrant, customer-focused company.
Verity is also the principal lawyer at Checklist Legal, a law firm focused on crafting clever contracts for creative companies.
In 2019, Verity was named an In House Leader by Australasian Lawyer and a Rising Star by The Legal 500. In 2020, Verity is a Finalist in the Australian Law Awards. Her work simplifying contracts saves thousands of headaches for businesses and lawyers and one of her B2B contract design projects was a Finalist in the Legal category of the 2019 Clear Communication Awards.
Verity is also Company Secretary at STREAT, a Melbourne hospitality social enterprise dedicated to helping young people who really need a hand.