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Kathryn is an enthusiastic and articulate senior litigator who is highly motivated with a keen interest in all aspects of the law.
Kathryn has a multi-dimensional approach to law based on many years of practical experience in the Courts where she is well respected. Kathryn believes dispute resolution requires a consideration of all the options, including solutions beyond the immediate realm of the law.
"While I am completely at home in the Courtroom, there is nothing more satisfying than negotiating a settlement for a client at mediation that allows the client to put the dispute behind them."
Kathryn is Taylor Shaw's privacy specialist, known nationally and internationally as one of New Zealand's leading experts in Privacy Law. She has authored a number of publications and is regularly invited to address conferences on privacy matters, as well as lecturing in privacy and professional ethics at the University of Canterbury.
An active participant within the New Zealand Law Society, Kathryn is a member of several committees: NZLS Standards Committee, Ethics Committee and the Human Rights and Privacy Committee. Kathryn also sits on the Board of the St John of God Hauora Trust and Kirkwood Intermediate Board of Trustees.
Kathryn brings to the Taylor Shaw team the benefit of over 20 years experience in: