Kristie is an experienced technology lawyer, specialising in commercial transactions with a focus on IT, telecommunications, data, privacy and information security.
She has broad experience advising a range of private and public sector clients, including global digital platforms, large financial institutions, telecommunications service providers, government, and technology service providers and distributors. Kristie has also advised a range of not-for-profit clients.
Her experience prior to joining McCullough Robertson includes acting as Asia-Pacific Legal Counsel for a global, NYSE-listed software vendor, where she was recognised as an accelerating leader in the organisation.
Kristie advises on a range of strategic and innovative transactions and issues, including technology transformation projects, data commercialisation, legal strategy and compliance for digital platforms, and cyber incident management.
Social Media platform
Advising a social media platform on the expansion into Australia of the most popular (most-downloaded in 2020) web-based app, and a broad range of commercial and regulatory issues.
Advising a global online marketplace on the expansion of its various business verticals and its web-based platform into Australia, and a broad range of commercial and regulatory issues.
Advising a technology distributor on a range of transactions involving the licensing and implementation of various unique AI technology.
International services provider
Advising an international HR managed services provider on the management of and response to a major data security incident.
Advising Australian financial institutions on a range of enterprise-wide technology outsourcing and procurement transactions, data commercialisation arrangements, and privacy and information security compliance.
Advising various State and Commonwealth government agencies on a range of technology and panel services arrangements.