Katie has experience in all areas of family law and has a strong commercial background. Her experience and pragmatic approach to matters facilitates tailored advice specific to her client’s circumstances, ensuring the best possible outcome for them.
Katie acts for a wide range of clients and practices in all areas of family law, however, has a particular interest in complex financial matters involving corporate and trust structures and/or accounting and taxation issues.
She is also well versed in matters requiring expertise in divorce, de facto relationships, children’s issues, parenting, maintenance, child support and binding financial agreements.
Katie is is a brilliant strategic thinker and highly experienced in facilitating negotiation between parties. She is well known for achieving a high rate of settlements without litigation and in formalising such agreements by way of Financial Agreements or Consent Orders.
While Katie encourages client’s to settle matters without the need for a trial, she has been involved in a number of significant cases before the Family Court. She is an astute litigator, mastering the detail and working closely with the best barristers, accountants and other experts to deliver incisive, compelling and ultimately, winning, legal argument. Her skill and expertise in running defended interim and final hearings in the Family Court is invaluable to clients.