Cox, Julie

Julie Cox

Special Counsel
Baker & McKenzie


Julie Cox is a special counsel in the Intellectual Property team at Baker McKenzie, Sydney. Julie's practice encompasses all key aspects of intellectual property, consumer, advertising and media law. She has gained considerable experience previously working with private law firms in Australia and England and as an in-house solicitor at British Sky Broadcasting in London.

Practice Focus

Julie focuses on commercial intellectual property, including patent and trade mark licensing, advertising and consumer law, trade promotions, brand management and general commercial matters such as event management and sponsorship agreements. She advises a number of leading FMCG businesses and media owners on all aspects of the Australian Consumer Law and has particular experience advising on the regulation of food and alcohol advertising and labeling in Australia.


  • England & Wales~United Kingdom (2008)
  • New South Wales~Australia (2003)
  • South Australia~Australia (2003)


  • University of Adelaide (LL.B. Honors) (2003)
  • University of Technology Sydney (Graduate Certificate TM Law and Practice) (2003)
  • University of Adelaide (B.Sc.) (2000)


  • English

Previous Offices

  • London

Speaker, "Wine Labeling Update 2011," Tonkin's Annual Wine Marketing Conference, June 2011

Author, "Blewett gives green light for food labeling reform," Baker & McKenzie client alert, March 2011

Co-author, "Major developments in food labeling announced," Baker & McKenzie client alert, December 2011

Editor, Food Focus, quarterly Baker & McKenzie client alert publication