Matt has taught at Victoria Law School since 2008. He was previously a lecturer at Monash and RMIT and has also practised as a private and corporate lawyer.

Areas of expertise

  • comparative law
  • Constitutional law
  • European Union Law
  • Intellectual property
  • International law
  • Music Law
  • Sports Law

Contact details

+61 (3) 9919 6154
+61 (3) 9919 1840


Refereed journal articles

Harvey, M & Le Mire S 2008, 'Playing for Keeps?', Monash University Law Review, 34(1), p.163


Harvey, M, Longo, M, Ligertwood, J, Parker, D & Babovic, D 2015, Constitutional Law, LexisNexis (2nd ed)

Harvey, M, White, L & Frost, W 2014, Wine & Identity, Routledge

Harvey, M & Waye, V 2014, Global Wine Regulation, Thomson Reuters, Australia

Harvey, M, Parker, S & Karras, M 2012, Negotiating by the Light of the Law, Themis Press

Harvey, M, Longo, M, Ligertwood, J & Babovic, D 2010, Constitutional Law, LexisNexis

Harvey, M & Longo, M 2008, European Union Law: An Australian View, LexisNexis Butterworths, Sydney

Refereed chapters

Frost, W, Wheeler, F & Harvey M 2009, 'Commemorative Events: Sacrifice, Identity and Dissonance', in J Ali-Knight, M Robertson, A Fyall & A Ladkin (eds), International Perspectives of Festivals and Events, Academic Press, Amsterdam

Teaching responsibilities


Undergraduate unit: BLB3129 Intellectual Property


Undergraduate unit: BLB3129 Intellectual Property

Postgraduate research students and fellows

Current: Co-supervision of 4 PhD students

Professional memberships

  • International Wine Law Association

Appearances in the media

Published in The Conversation; media commentator (e.g. ABC News 24) on constitutional law, sports law and European affairs