We are excited to announce that the keynote speaker for RINWA’S Annual International Women’s Day Breakfast for 2019 is…
the Hon. Katrina Banks-Smith of the Federal Court of Australia
Justice Banks-Smith was appointed to the Supreme Court of Western Australia in 2016 and appointed to the Federal Court of Australia on 12 February 2018.
She was a partner of the firm now known as Herbert Smith Freehills for many years before joining the Independent Bar in 2009. Her Honour was appointed Senior Counsel for Western Australia in 2013.
Prior to her appointment as a judge, she practised in commercial litigation, particularly in the areas of contract, banking, insolvency and mining law, as well as undertaking regulatory work. She was honoured by Women Lawyers WA as its senior Woman Lawyer of the Year in 2009.
Tickets are now open for what will prove to be your favourite breakfast of the year as we search for a better balance.