Kate practices business litigation in state and federal courts as well as in arbitration proceedings. She assists clients in the areas of corporate governance disputes, contract actions, employment matters, trade secrets, trademarks, copyrights, and other forms of intellectual property litigation and other commercial disputes.

Kate received her J.D., cum laude, from Suffolk University Law School (2005) and her B.A., cum laude, from Saint Anselm College (2002). Prior to joining the firm, Kate clerked for the New Hampshire Supreme Court for two years and for the New Hampshire Superior Court for two years.

Kate was recently elected to the NH Bar Foundation Board of Directors. Kate is in her third term as a member of the NHWBA Board of Governors, where Kate previously served as its Programming Chair, and currently is serving as its Member at Large. Kate also is a long time member of the Webster-Batchelder Inn of Court, and is a member of the New Hampshire Bar Association’s Committee on Cooperation with the Courts where she has worked on several subcommittees in developing litigation guidelines. She also is in her second term as a member of the Saint Anselm College Alumni Council.

Admissions:

Kate is admitted to practice in the New Hampshire State courts, Massachusetts State courts, the United States District Courts for the Districts of New Hampshire and Massachusetts, as well as the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Hampshire.

Memberships:

New Hampshire Bar Association

Massachusetts Bar Association

American Bar Association

New Hampshire Women’s Bar Association

Publications:

Tips for Finding and Vetting an Expert Witness, The Women Advocate, August 2017 (with Heather Menezes)

The Move Toward Electronic Presentation of Evidence, NH Bar News, December 20, 2017

Professional and Civic Affiliations:

NH Bar Foundation, Board of Directors (2017-Present)

American Bar Association, House of Delegates, New Hampshire Young Lawyer Delegate (2016-2017)

New Hampshire Women’s Bar Association, Board of Directors (2011-Present)

New Hampshire Bar Association, Committee on Cooperation with the Courts (2016-Present)

Saint Anselm College, Alumni Council (2012-Present)

Webster-Batchelder Inn of Court (2010-Present)

Bedford Community Food Pantry, Board of Directors (2017-Present)

New Hampshire Bar Association, Board of Governors, ABA Young Lawyer Delegate(2016-2017)

Leadership Greater Manchester, Class of 2018

Graduate, New Hampshire Bar Association Leadership Academy (2015)