Mary Kate is a member of the firm’s Commercial Litigation practice group. She represents both businesses and individuals across an array of industries in state and federal courts. In her practice, she represents clients in commercial contract and business tort disputes, and also in municipal, employment, construction, and property disputes.

Mary Kate graduated cum laude from Wake Forest University School of Law. She received her B.A. from North Carolina State University, majoring in Political Science. During law school, Mary Kate served as the Senior Notes and Comments Editor for the Wake Forest Law Review, and she held positions on the Student Bar Association, the Pro Bono Board, and the Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity Board.

Prior to joining the firm, Mary Kate served as a judicial law clerk in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas.

May Kate is admitted to practice before the state courts of North Carolina, the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of North Carolina, and the state courts of Tennessee.