Kaz Patafta

Kaz Patafta

Bachelor of Laws Student, Director at Orenda Sports Group & Ex-Professional Footballer

Sydney, Australia

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Kaz Patafta's Overview

  • Director at Orenda Football Academy
  • Clerk at Webb Henderson
  • Associate Intern at TIA Legal Group
  • Professional Footballer at Newcastle Jets Football Club

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Kaz Patafta's Experience


Orenda Football Academy

June 2013Present (1 year 4 months)

Orenda Sports Group is a Canberra based company established in 2014. At Orenda Sports Group we transform clients into athletes through our “Four Pillars”. We work with athletes of all ages with varying levels of ability, ensuring we get the most out of each individual that joins our programs.

Orenda Sport Group provides elite sports training and pathway advice for athletes to ensure they get the most out of the talent they posses. Our elite sports training programs focus on developing the fundamental skills through detailed analysis of individual skills, innovative drills and constructive feedback. The training programs are designed for boys and girls, ranging from age 5 to professional athletes.

Through Orenda Sports Group extensive worldwide network, the pathway advice we offer is of the highest quality seen around the World. Whether it be attending US College through sporting scholarships or getting an opportunity through to professional sport, we will help you achieve what it is you desire!

Partnership; 51-200 employees; Law Practice industry

2012May 2013 (1 year) Sydney, Australia

Webb Henderson is a top-tier law firm offering specialist regulatory and commercial advice to our clients primarily on:

- telecommunications, media and technology;
- energy and infrastructure; and
- corporate advisory.

Webb Henderson have advised governments, regulators, incumbent operators, and start-ups as well as corporate and commercial entities involved in telecommunications, IT and media as well as the energy and infrastructure sector.

Webb Henderson has offices in Auckland, Sydney, Singapore and London.

Associate Intern

TIA Legal Group

January 2012December 2012 (1 year) Gold Coast, QLD

Legal intern at TIA Legal Group assisting in matters including; conveyancing property transactions, commercial contractual agreements, legal administration and client management.

Professional Footballer

Newcastle Jets Football Club

20082011 (3 years) Newcastle, NSW

Professional Footballer in Hyundai A League.
Seasons 2008 - 2011 | AFC Champions League 09/10

Professional Footballer

Melbourne Victory Football Club

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Sports industry

20072008 (1 year) Melbourne

Professional footballer in Hyundai A League.
Seasons 2007 - 2008 | AFC Champions League 08/09

Professional Footballer

Sport Lisboa e Benfica

Privately Held; 1001-5000 employees; Sports industry

20052007 (2 years) Lisbon, Portugal

Signed for Benfica as a Professional Footballer in 2005 at the age of 16. Made appearances in Juniores, Benfica B and First Team squads. Debut for the First team was against CF Estrela da Amadora in a pre-season fixture in August 2006.

Kaz Patafta's Languages

  • English

  • Portuguese

Kaz Patafta's Skills & Expertise

  1. Legal Research
  2. Football
  3. Athlete
  4. Joint Ventures
  5. Sports
  6. Sports Management
  7. Negotiation
  8. Marketing Strategy
  9. Social Media Marketing
  10. Coaching
  11. Sponsorship
  12. Teamwork
  13. Competition Law
  14. Commercial Litigation
  15. Entertainment Law
  16. Management

Kaz Patafta's Education

Deakin University

Bachelor of Laws (LLB), Law


Radford College


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