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Kathleen Coggins
Senior Associate

Kathleen is a Senior Associate practising exclusively in Family and Relationship law.

/ Experience

Kathleen has extensive experience advising on relocation matters, international disputes, family violence and general parenting issues that arise upon the breakdown of a relationship. Kathleen advises clients on the financial issues arising upon a separation and ensures settlements are finalised as quickly as possible.

As an Accredited Specialist (Family Law ), as well as a responsive and accomplished practitioner, Kathleen listens to and works closely with her clients to implement parenting arrangements and formalise property settlements which meet their particular interests or needs.

Kathleen is a Queensland Law Society Accredited Family Law Specialist, recognised  in Doyle’s Guide as a Family Law Rising Star, Queensland 2018 & 2019. Most recently, Kathleen was named in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers in Australia for Family Law. Kathleen was also the inaugural recipient of the Buckley Memorial Prize for contribution to Family Law in Queensland in 2016, for her paper: The Paramountcy Principle: in the context of relocation disputes.  

Publications by Kathleen Coggins