Kathy is a solicitor at Mackenzie Elvin specialising in family law. Her particular expertise is in:
- Domestic violence
- Protection issues
- Relationship property
- Personal or property orders - PPPR
Kathy is originally from the UK and travelled the world with her husband who was in the armed services, living in Germany and Brunei before establishing their home permanently in Tauranga with their family in 2009. Being settled in one place and with her children in their teens, Kathy was finally in a position to study full-time and realise her dream of becoming a lawyer.
Kathy graduated in April 2016 and began working for Mackenzie Elvin a month later. She has been able to draw on her life experience as well as her growing legal experience and knowledge to assist a large number of clients, many of whom have been on legal aid. Clients appreciate her organised, thorough, reassuring sensible and sensitive approach.