Kathy Reid

Kathy heads up MinterEllison's HR&IR team in Perth. She likes to think her clients consider her to be 'strategic'. No matter how small or large the issue, she believes there is always a bigger employee-related picture to be considered.

Kathy advises across a broad range of employment law issues – from high-level strategic advice, to major litigation, to responding to critical HR and safety matters. She has a particular recent focus on strategic issues and industrial bargaining and is also able to deliver workplace training.

Kathy acts for clients from a range of industry sectors, including energy and resources, infrastructure and construction, media, government authorities and health care.

She is ranked in Doyles Guide 2016 as a leading employment and industrial relations lawyer and recommended as a leading workplace health and safety lawyer. In addition to her legal qualifications, Kathy has an MBA from Deakin University.


  • B.Juris, LLB, MBA, GAICD