Kate is an Investment Manager in Augusta’s Diligence Team. She undertakes detailed analysis of cases assessing the prospects on liability, causation and quantum. This includes consideration of commercial factors and recoverability.
Prior to joining Augusta, Kate spent 19 years in private practice. Most recently she was Counsel with Clifford Chance in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team. She trained with Corrs Chambers Westgarth before moving to Amsterdam where she worked with Weidema van Tol. On returning to Australia, she was a Senior Associate with Gadens prior to joining Clifford Chance. Kate has extensive experience in large-scale, complex commercial litigation including particular experience in class actions, financial services and contentious insolvency disputes.
Kate has a Bachelor of Arts/Laws (Honours) from the University of Sydney and is admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales and the High Court of Australia.