Kat is an Associate in the firm’s Litigation Group, practicing from the Concord, New Hampshire, office. Working in concert with the firm’s multidisciplinary teams, Kat conducts dynamic case-related research, assisting with discovery analysis; drafting and filing pleadings, motions, agreements, and other key documents; and providing comprehensive and strategic counsel to clients through every stage of trial.

Kat is a graduate of the University of Michigan Law School and the College of William & Mary. While in law school, she was an executive editor for the Michigan Law Review, a moot court award recipient, and a teaching assistant for Legal Practice. Kat spent her final semester of law school at Columbia Law School’s Center for Public Research and Leadership (CPRL), an intensive experiential program focused on education, law, and organizational change. She currently teaches Mock Trial as an Adjunct Professor at the University of New Hampshire. Kat was a Preti Flaherty summer associate in 2020 and returns to the firm following two years as a law clerk to the Hon. Justice James P. Bassett of the New Hampshire Supreme Court.

Kat lives in Concord, New Hampshire.

Professional Activities

  • University of New Hampshire, Adjunct Professor, 2023 – Present
  • Yoga by Donation, Board Member, 2023 – Present
  • Senior LSAT Tutor, Institute for Higher Learning, 2019 – 2022

Honors & Recognition

  • Michigan Law Review, Award for Exceptional Journal Service, 2021

Firm Highlights


Veto Day and Final Day of the 131st Legislature

The Legislature convened on Friday, May 10 th for Veto Day to take action on the six bills objected to by the Governor. As expected, all six vetoes were sustained by lawmakers allowing  Governor...


Preti Flaherty Welcomes Trusts and Estates Attorney Dianne Ricardo to the Firm

Preti Flaherty is pleased to announce that Dianne Ricardo has joined the firm’s Trusts & Estates Practice Group. Based out of the firm’s Concord, New Hampshire office, Dianne focuses her practice on comprehensive estate...


Understanding the Impact of the FTC’s New Noncompete Ban on Your Construction Business

A few weeks ago, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) attracted considerable media coverage when it issued its final rule banning noncompete agreements for workers in most circumstances and making existing noncompetes for the vast...


Preti’s Sig Schutz Recognized as Member of NHPR’s Pulitzer-Finalist Team

Preti First Amendment attorney Sig Schutz has been recognized as “a core member of the [NHPR] team” involved in a podcast honored as a Pulitzer Prize finalist in the audio journalism category.  The podcast...


Maine Becomes Seventh State to Enact Uniform Public Expression Protection Act (UPEPA)

Maine is now the latest state to enact the Uniform Public Expression Protection Act (UPEPA)—following New Jersey, Oregon (substantially similar), Utah, Hawaii, Kentucky, and Washington. UPEPA aims to provide a clear framework for the...


10 Preti Attorneys, 6 Practice Groups Honored in National Rankings

Ten Preti Flaherty attorneys and six practice groups have been selected by Chambers USA for inclusion in their premiere annual list of America’s leading lawyers. Preti is recognized for excellence in the practice areas...


Greg Hansel Named Top 25 Attorney of the Northeast Region by Attorney Intel

Preti Flaherty attorney Greg Hansel has been named one of the Top 25 Attorneys of the Northeast Region for 2024 by Attorney Intel . This year’s class of attorneys has been recognized for excelling...


Last days of 131st legislature

The Legislature will reconvene on Friday, May 10 th to take action on the six vetoes issued by the Governor since the Legislature adjourned on April 14 th . The vetoes and related messages...


Join us for the Legal Foundations Lunch & Learn Series: The Massachusetts Prompt Pay Act

Our Legal Foundations Lunch and Learn Series features monthly 30-minute webinars that provide in-depth insights into recent updates, industry trends, and key issues impacting the construction industry. On June 13 at 12:00 noon , Preti...


Solving Problems During the Construction Process

Understanding the variety of construction contracts available and the specifics of each is essential for protecting your project and legal interests. At this interactive Half Moon Seminars webinar, Preti Flaherty attorney John Cronan will...