Kate Marples

Kate Marples

Partner, Estates and Trusts, KPMG Law LLP

KPMG in Canada

Kate is a partner with KPMG Law LLP. With over 15 years of experience in tax-focused estate and trust planning, Kate works closely with clients to design and implement comprehensive estate and trust plans that are built around each client’s specific family circumstances while also focusing on their financial and tax-driven goals.

Education and qualifications
  • B.A.: University of British Columbia

  • LL.B.: University of Ottawa

  • Called to the British Columbia Bar since 2005

Accreditation
  • Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP), Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), Canada

  • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation

Community Involvement
  • Presentations to various organizations on estate and trust planning and charitable tax matters including Canadian Tax Foundation, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, Pacific Business and Law Institute and Continuing Legal Education of British Columbia.