Kate E. Fintel is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department. She joined the firm in 2021.

Ms. Fintel received her JD, cum laude, from Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law in 2021. In law school, she represented currently and formerly incarcerated individuals on Section 1983 claims as part of the MacArthur Justice Center’s Civil Rights Litigation Clinic. Ms. Fintel also served as a Research and Teaching Assistant for Professor Elizabeth Inglehart’s Communications & Legal Reasoning course and as the Professional Development Chair for the Women’s Leadership Coalition.

Prior to law school, Ms. Fintel worked as a litigation paralegal at another major law firm based in Chicago and in the Educational Law Department of a mid-sized Chicago firm.