Kate is a partner in the European Restructuring Practice Group of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP.

Kate has extensive restructuring and insolvency experience, including advising strategic investors, insolvency practitioners, turnaround managers, directors, debtors and creditors in all forms of national and international financial restructurings and insolvencies.

Kate is responsible for establishing and maintaining restructuring and insolvency knowhow, training and technical business development initiatives in the London office.


Memberships & Affiliations


Insolvency Lawyers’ Association; member of the Insolvency Lawyers’ Association Technical Committee

R3: The Association of Business Recovery Professionals

International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC)


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2008, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • English
  • French


  • Nottingham Law SchoolLegal Practice CourseDistinction2005
  • University of CambridgeM.A., Law (Cantab)2004