Katherine Hawes is a lawyer, educator, and speaker who is passionate about the Marine and Aquaculture Industries. Based in Sydney, Australia she is the founder of Aquarius Lawyers and Aquarius Education. www.aquariuslawyers.com.au
Katherine has over 20 years’ of legal and business experience and her expertise lies in advising and representing organisations and businesses on issues pertaining to the marine environment. She is also a regular speaker at large international events covering topics such as aquaculture, marine and fisheries law, maritime security and marine resources management. Katherine is a Director of the World Aquaculture Society (WAS) Asian Pacific Chapter (APC).
Katherine holds a Masters of Law from the University of Sydney, Masters of Maritime Law, a Bachelor of Law and a BA in Communication. She is currently completing her Masters Adult Education.