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QLD Branch Committee Member


Kathy is a solicitor within the real estate team at King & Wood Mallesons.

Kathy has over 7 years of experience in practising property law and contract law, currently with particular focus on capital transaction projects, renewable energy projects and developments matters. Kathy was one of the many participants in the national Property Council of Australia’s 500 Women In Property program in 2019.

In addition to Kathy’s local Australian experience in property law, Kathy gained overseas experience by working in Hong Kong for nearly 4 years in commercial law and in banking and insolvency. To add to the diverse and interesting work background that Kathy has, she was a Trainee Registrar in the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court in her early career path before she made the move to Hong Kong.

Kathy was born in Hong Kong and grew up in Hong Kong and Brisbane. She speaks fluent Cantonese and Mandarin. Kathy is passionate in promoting CALD diversity in the legal profession especially in higher ranks. She hopes to bring greater awareness of diversity CALD (cultural and linguistic diversity) in the legal profession and, through her involvement in the AALA, help in growing the platform for law students and lawyers from a CALD background to come together.

Outside of law, Kathy likes to practise pilates, playing badminton and going to theatre performances.

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