Kate Packer

Kate Packer

Clients and Markets Director, Auckland


T:+64 9 357 9263



BA (Hons), Post Graduate Dip Law, Post Graduate Dip Legal Practice

Leading Chapman Tripp’s Clients and Markets Team, Kate is responsible for developing and implementing marketing, communication and strategic business development initiatives across the firm.

Using best practice strategies, Kate and her team continually work to enhance our relationships with clients, drive the firm’s growth aspirations and maintain our strong market position. Her ability to work across organisations, gaining trusted business advisor status at board, management and team levels has been fundamental in delivering the firm’s strategic objectives.

With more than 23 years’ professional services experience, Kate has worked with other top tier law firms in New Zealand and the UK, Deloitte and PwC, as well as being a successful independent clients and markets consultant. Originally Kate qualified and practiced as a lawyer in the UK, so she understands the nuances of the legal sector and what drives clients’ law firm choices. 


New Zealand Institute of Management and Leadership (NZIM)