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Key Practice Fields

  • Commercial Property Disputes
  • Corporate Insolvency and Restructures
  • Corporate and Business Disputes
  • Corporations Law
  • Directors and Officers; Fraud, Misconduct and Insurance
  • Insolvency Appointments and Administration
  • Partnership and Shareholder Disputes
  • Sports Law

Katrina has practised since 2008 in various Australian state and federal jurisdictions.

She has extensive experience in all aspects of insolvency, banking, and commercial litigation.

Katrina has advised major banks and regional banks, and other financial institutions on all aspects of insolvency and recovery issues. Her experience includes advising on mortgage recovery matters, injunctive and declaratory relief.

Katrina regularly acts for insolvency practitioners appointed as receivers and managers, voluntary administrators and liquidators or trustees in bankruptcy.

Katrina has acted for mining companies, international corporations and their directors, developers, and for shareholders and directors in complex disputes. She has experience in litigation of all sizes in various Australian state and federal jurisdictions, including matters involving injunctive and declaratory relief, mortgage recovery and complex banking litigation. She also has cross-border experience as well as experience conducting and appearing in international arbitrations.


– Bachelor of Laws – Bond University, 2007
– Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, Skills and Ethics – Bond University, 2008

Professional Admissions 

– Admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland, 2008
– Admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales, 2008
– Admitted as a solicitor of the High Court of Australia, 2008

Professional Experience

– Special Counsel, Russells, 2024 – present
– Special Counsel, McCullough Robertson, 2020 to 2024
– Special Counsel, HWL Ebsworth Lawyers, 2017 to 2020
– Senior Associate, HWL Ebsworth Lawyers, 2016 to 2017
– Senior Associate, Piper Alderman, 2013 to 2016
– Senior Associate, MSL, 2012 to 2013
– Associate, MSL, 2010 to 2012
– Lawyer, Gadens 2008 to 2010