Kerry was an attorney and partner at one of the big commercial law firms in South Africa for 14 years before she joined the Bar and was admitted as an advocate of the High Court in 2018. She has extensive experience in the practice of law in a number of contexts and industries. She has an LLB from the University of Cape Town (cum laude), an LLM from the University of London (with distinction) and an MPA from the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. Over the years she has acted for and advised business, government and the non-profit sector in intellectually sound, pragmatic and strategic ways. She works well both independently and collectively.