Kate joined Fitch Law Partners in 2014, after serving as a law clerk to the Honorable William J. Meade of the Massachusetts Appeals Court. Prior to her clerkship, Kate worked as an Assistant Attorney General in the Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General. At the AGO, Kate practiced administrative law, prosecuted financial crimes, and argued before various state superior courts and the Massachusetts Appeals Court. She also served as a Special Assistant District Attorney in the Roxbury Division of the Boston Municipal Court.
Kate attended Boston College Law School (J.D., cum laude, 2011) and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst (B.A., summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 2003). As a law student, Kate represented clients at the Boston College Legal Assistance Bureau and served as an articles editor of the Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review. She received the Frederic Halstrom Award for oral advocacy, along with various honors for public service, including the Massachusetts Association of Women Lawyers' Honorable Sheila E. McGovern Award, Rappaport Law & Public Policy Fellowship, and James & Lois Champy Scholarship.