Kate joined the Spence Law Firm in 2006 as a legal assistant in the potential case department and completed her paralegal course through Chicago State. She now assists Mel Orchard. Kate attended Tulane University in New Orleans, majored in English and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in 1995. After graduating, she spent ten years in San Francisco working as a production manager for several global retailers. Away from the firm, Kate enjoys spending time with her husband, baby boy and golden retriever.