Kathryn is a founding partner of Certus Law, a former Registrar of the Family Court and has been practising in family law and estate planning for over 20 years. Kathryn has extensive experience and a high level of expertise in all areas of family law and estate planning. She has represented clients in complex and highly contested parenting proceedings and in property disputes involving intricate corporate and trust structures, and taxation issues. Kathryn is a passionate advocate of collaborative law and through this has developed a keen understanding of how to achieve a division of property between couples whilst maintaining co-operation and communication between the parties. Kathryn also has considerable experience in cases involving issues of spousal maintenance, child support and adult child maintenance, and disputes between de facto and same sex couples. Kathryn is well versed in all things estate planning and is able to assist in estate planning involving complex tax or trust structures as well as estate administration or dispute. Kathryn’s sharp legal mind is matched only by her warm nature towards clients. Outside the office, Kathryn likes whipping up a storm in the kitchen, relaxing at her coast house and spending time with her family.