King & Wood Mallesons is delighted to confirm that Kate Hay has joined the KWM partnership.
Asia’s top tier international law firm has strengthened its Intellectual Property practice with the appointment of Kate Hay to the partnership, based in Melbourne.
Kate brings over 20 years’ experience to KWM in multi-jurisdictional patent, copyright and trade mark litigation, and consumer protection litigation.
Commenting on the appointment KWM’s Managing Partner for Dispute Resolution, Matthew Swinn said:
“We are absolutely delighted to have Kate join us. Kate is a highly regarded expert within the IP field and her arrival will only strengthen our already strong IP practice at KWM.”
Further commenting on the appointment KWM’s Chief Executive Partner Renae Lattey stated:
“Alongside Kate’s technical expertise, Kate’s very strong approach to clients and people is a really good match for KWM. We have very much been looking forward to Kate’s arrival. The addition of her practice will further embed our IP practice across Australia, and Asia.”
Kate joined the firm on 22 March 2022.