Kate focuses her practice in the areas of commercial litigation, creditor’s rights, and bankruptcy.
In addition to representing commercial clients in all stages of state and federal disputes, Kate routinely represents trustees, trade creditors, landlords, utility providers, committees, debtors, secured lenders, and other parties in interest in sophisticated business reorganizations, restructurings and liquidations.
While regularly prosecuting and defending adversary actions and other contested matters in the Bankruptcy Courts for Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania (and pro hac vice in other jurisdictions), Kate has represented clients big and small in all aspects of the bankruptcy process, including in some of the largest and most well-known cases.
Additionally, Kate is committed to providing pro bono legal representation and frequently serves as lead trial counsel for matters being litigated in the Family Court. Efforts such as this earned Kate the McCarter & English Pro Bono “Changing Lives Award” and contributed to McCarter’s Delaware office receiving a Pro Bono Leadership Award from the Delaware State Bar Association.
Prior to her legal career, Kate served as the Marketing Manager for a national construction management company and dipped her toe in politics as the Deputy Campaign Manager for her father’s campaign for United States Congress.
Outside of the office, you will likely find Kate enjoying the outdoors with her family, playing rec football, or cheering on her favorite Philadelphia and University of Arizona sports teams.