Kate Mercer-Lawson defends clients in complex commercial actions at both the trial and appellate levels. Prior to joining WTO, Kate spent four years in government service: two years as law clerk to The Honorable Jerome A. Holmes, United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit; and two years as law clerk to The Honorable Sarah Evans Barker, United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana.
Kate earned her law degree summa cum laude from the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, where she was Editor-in-Chief of the Indiana Law Review and the recipient of the school’s annual Faculty Prize. She served as a first-year contracts tutor, sat on the Dean’s Student Advisory Board, and studied for a month in Croatia. Kate also holds a Master of Health Administration, and she has completed two years of study at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP, Summer Associate
Indiana Hospital Association
Graduate Intern for the Indiana Patient Safety Center
Y-ME Breast Cancer Organization of Central Indiana
Programs Manager/Volunteer Coordinator
Law Clerk to The Honorable Jerome A. Holmes, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Law Clerk to The Honorable Sarah Evans Barker, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
Running, traveling, mentoring, and planning events