Katie studied law at Cardiff University and graduated with a First Class Honours Degree. That same year Katie joined the Hugh James Nursing Care Department as a paralegal before becoming a Senior Case Manager in March.
During this time Katie studied the Legal Practice Course at Cardiff Law School, obtaining a Distinction in 2014. Katie left the Nursing Care Department to complete her training contract at a smaller Cardiff-based firm, gaining experience in mental health law, clinical negligence and defence regulatory matters. Katie returned to the Nursing Care Department at Hugh James as a new qualified solicitor in January 2019.