Kathie has been in practice since being admitted in 1979.

She has specialised in commercial and property law and for many years was in-house legal counsel for a major listed property trust involving work on property acquisition, development and leasing of commercial buildings and shopping centres prior to commencing her own practice in 1990.  Kathie has provided personal attention to her clients over many years particularly in the areas of commercial law, property and estate planning.

Her interests also lie in her passion for the arts and she is currently a director of Musica Viva Australia.   She has worked with a number of non-profit organisations both in promoting music and support for emerging musicians and performers and also legal advice in the property field for these organisations.  She has also provided support and expert legal advice to various community organisations throughout her career.

Kathie has been a pro bono panel solicitor with the Law Society.