Anet Kate

Barrister and Mediator (LLB (Hons), MCR, FRI)

Area of expertise

Family Dispute Resolution


BA (Political Studies, Auckland), LLB (Hons) (Auckland), MCR (La Trobe, Melbourne)/p> About Anet

Anet is an experienced conflict resolution professional and former Family Law Barrister, dealing with all aspects of parenting, separation and divorce mediation, relationship property, same-gender relationship and other non-traditional family disputes.

Her background is as a Family Court Barrister and former University Lecturer in Conflict Resolution Programmes (2010-15).

A conflict resolution professional since 1990, Anet currently teaches, coaches, trains and supervises facilitators, lawyers and mediators. Special expertise includes inter-cultural, health, family, refugee, migrant, same-gender and minority issues. Her focus is to assist in bringing peace and reconciliation into conflict zones.

Recent research includes FDR, testamentary mediation, elder mediation & the provision of collaborative, culturally appropriate conflict resolution in refugee, migrant and other minority groups. Her preferred model is the mindful transformation of interactions.