BA/LLB (Hons); Grad. Dip. Legal Prac, Skills & Ethics, LLM
Admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Queensland
Postgraduate Programs Convenor
Program Director, Graduate Certificate in Australian Migration Law
Program Director, Graduate Certificate in Professional Legal Studies
Kate is the Postgraduate Program Convenor of Griffith Law School. She is admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Queensland. Kate specialises in teaching law to non-lawyers. Her legal background is varied having experience in government, private and community practice.
Kate’s research interests examine the intersections between human trafficking, international law and practice. She is particularly concerned with vulnerable children’s rights and is the co-founder of an international non-governmental organization working with children in developing nations. Kate was awarded the AEL Young Alumnus Award in 2011 for her commitment to this cause.
Fields of expertise
- Human trafficking
- Modern Slavery
- Children’s rights