Katherine is a barrister at the Victorian Bar, practising in all areas of commercial and corporate law. Before coming to the Bar, Katherine was an Associate at the Federal Court of Australia to Justices Gordon and Middleton. Prior to that Katherine was a litigation solicitor at Arnold Bloch Leibler.
As a barrister, Katherine has acted for regulators, government departments, insolvency practitioners, companies and individuals in a number of complex matters. In 2018, she was briefed to act for ANZ in the Financial Services Royal Commission, and to act for the liquidators in what is said to have been Australia’s largest public examinations, conducted in the Federal Court of Australia. She is presently briefed in the Royal Commission into Aged Care.
In 2017 and 2018, Katherine won the Lawyers’ Weekly awards for “Barrister of the Year” at the Women’s Law Awards and Australian Law Awards.