Francine McNiff

(16 May 1903 – 25 June 1979)

Katharine Elizabeth McGregor was admitted as a solicitor and barrister by the Supreme Court of Queensland in October 1926.

She was the first woman in Queensland to be admitted as a barrister, although she did not go on to practice as one.

Katharine went on to become a partner at her father’s law firm and later opened up her own firm in 1935.