Grace Appleford is an Associate in the Corporate Advisory Team at Moores

Grace supports education and other not-for-profit clients navigate complex regulatory spaces. She has expertise in regulatory compliance, education and privacy.

Grace is passionate about privacy and technology, and enjoys learning about how emerging technologies are changing how her clients handle personal information. With an innovative spirit, she enjoys the tensions and possibilities of data analytics and data security.

Grace works with the Corporate Advisory, and Education and Privacy Teams to provide practical, clear and accessible solutions to clients. Grace is solutions orientated and strives to make the law accessible and compliance attainable by using clear language to demystify technical compliance requirements.

Why Moores?

“It is incredibly rewarding to contribute to Moores’ ‘here for good’ message, and in turn contribute to our clients’ for-purpose goals. It really is exceptional in the industry and I’m proud to be a part of it.”


In her spare time Grace enjoys netball for its competitive edge and community spirit. Watch out for sharp passes and fast footwork.


  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB) with Honours from Monash University
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) from Monash University majoring in French
  • Achieved a High Distinction for Law Honours thesis analysing the Consumer Data Right
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) member