Kirsten is Chief Tax Counsel at the ATO. She joined the ATO in December 2014 as Deputy Chief Tax Counsel (North). Kirsten is one of the highest legal authorities within the ATO, providing technical leadership in relation to significant tax issues, cases and rulings. Prior to joining the ATO, Kirsten was a tax Partner at Clayton Utz with a focus on the financial services industry and providing finance and investment transaction advice. She has won a number of awards, including being named ‘Rising Star’ in Tax (2013) in the Euromoney LMG Australasian Women in Business Law Awards, and was voted by peers as one of Australia’s Best Lawyers in Tax in 2013.
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