Katie was admitted as a Solicitor in the Supreme Court of New South Wales in June 2018. Katie has recently joined our team and is based at our Rutherford office. Katie is a natural advocate and already has experience attending Local and District Courts around the Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and Hunter Valley areas. Prior to joining Joplin Lawyers, Katie worked as a Paralegal and Law Clerk for 6 years in Newcastle. Katie has experience in the areas of criminal law, traffic and license matters, family law and children’s crime and care and protection matters.
Away from the law, Katie has two children and thoroughly enjoys all aspects of family life. She enjoys day trips around Hunter Valley and Sydney, eating out, photography, art and long walks.
Katie completed two degrees at the University of Newcastle (Law and Arts) and completed a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice at the College of Law. Katie is a strong advocate for children’s rights and promoting the rights of disadvantaged peoples in the community. Born and bred in Kotara, Newcastle, Katie has established strong relationships among colleagues in Newcastle and brings extensive knowledge in the areas of criminal and children’s matters.
Associations / Membership
- Law Society of New South Wales