Biography

Katherine G. McWherter is an associate practicing in the Litigation Department of Lewis Rice. Kate's general litigation practice centers on complex commercial litigation. In law school, Kate served as editor-in-chief for the Saint Louis University Law Journal. Prior to law school, she worked as a litigation clerk and paralegal.

Practice Areas

Education

  • Saint Louis University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2019)
    • Editor-in-Chief, Saint Louis University Law Journal
    • President, Business Law Association
    • Academic Excellence Awards in Criminal Law, Wills and Trusts, Remedies, Federal Courts, Workers' Compensation, and Business Associations
    • Order of the Woolsack
  • Truman State University (B.A., 2010)
    • English
    • National Merit Scholar
    • Tutor, Department of Spanish
  • Webster University (Paralegal Certificate, 2013)

Legal Background

  • Summer associate, Lewis Rice LLC (2017, 2018)
  • Paralegal and file manager, Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC (2014 - 2016)
  • Paralegal, Thompson Coburn, LLP (2013 - 2014)
  • Litigation clerk, Thompson Coburn, LLP (2012 - 2013)

Admissions

  • Missouri Bar