Kate Young

Legal Counsel (Commercial)

Kate has 3 years of legal experience in both in-house and private practice with a focus on commercial contracts, competition and consumer law, and corporate governance and compliance. Prior to joining Source, Kate worked as an in-house lawyer at Greencross Limited, and as a paralegal and as an assistant company secretary at Canon Australia.

Kate’s legal experience has predominantly been in-house. She has experience in commercial contracts, competition and consumer law and corporate governance.

“I love the diversity and breadth that working as an in-house lawyer offers. I’m constantly learning about different industries and the challenges they face, and what’s even better is when I can contribute my knowledge and skills to be part of the solution!

I am motivated by not only seeking the best outcomes for clients but also developing and maintaining meaningful client relationships. I appreciate our clients’ need for sound, commercially relevant and no-nonsense advice.

Feedback from colleagues is that I am very approachable and bring a sense of calm to a situation, which I take as a huge compliment. I want clients feeling comfortable and confident that they can work alongside me to achieve successful outcomes.”

Industry and career experience
Prior to joining Source, Kate worked as an in-house lawyer for Greencross Pet Wellness Company, gaining experience in the veterinary industry and pet care retail industry.

She has also worked as a Paralegal and Assistant Company Secretary at Canon Australia.

Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice

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