Katie Binstock Katie Binstock

Katie Binstock

Senior Associate Commercial | Canberra
02 6201 7226 kbinstock@mcw.com.au Download vCard

Katie’s estate planning practice includes advising on wills, testamentary trusts, enduring powers of attorney and appointments of enduring guardians.

Katie’s commercial experience is varied, including acting on shareholder and partnership disputes, professional negligence and misconduct, defamation, employment, debt recovery and banking matters.

Katie regularly advises individuals, private companies and industry associations on a broad range of issues.

Outside of the law, Katie tutors the Lawyers, Justice and Ethics course at the Australian National University, is the Vice President of the Canberra Bilbys Triathlon Club Committee and is a Triathlon Australia Technical Official.

Katie focuses on completing work for clients efficiently and in a manner that is effective and straight forward.

Katie's Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws (hons), Australian National University
  • Bachelor of Arts, Australian National University
  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice
  • Solicitor and Barrister of the Supreme Court of the Australian Capital Territory

Katie's Expertise

  • Estate planning
  • Estate disputation and litigation
  • Elder law
  • Occupational discipline
  • Commercial law

Katie's Leadership

  • ACT Law Society Elder Law and Succession Law Committee, Committee Chair
  • ACT Law Society Pro Bono Clearing House Secondee April – June 2016 and thereafter a Panel Member
  • ACT Law Society, member
  • Canberra Bilbys Triathlon Club, Vice President

Katie's recent publications

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  1. So, you’ve been appointed as an Attorney

    01 Aug 2017

    An Enduring Power of Attorney is a legal document by which a person (the Principal) appoints another person or people (the Attorney) to act on their behalf or to make decisions for them if they lose capacity to make decisions for themself. You might be...

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