KATE S. SMITH, ESQ.
Kate is an Associate at Laura Solomon & Associates, where she focuses on corporate governance, regulatory compliance, and taxation matters. Before joining LS&A, Kate completed externships with the Philadelphia Legal Assistance Low Income Tax Clinic and the City of Philadelphia Law Department, Tax & Revenue Unit and provided representation to individuals via Villanova Law School’s Federal Tax Clinic and Health Law Clinic.
Prior to commencing law school, Kate was a communications professional who worked primarily with nonprofit organizations dedicated to facilitating access to education and healthcare resources. She also served as a school board director and an at-large councilperson in a home rule charter municipality, assisting with comprehensive planning and special projects.
Education and Licenses
Kate received her B.A. degree in chemistry and English literature from Rosemont College. She earned her J.D. and LL.M. in taxation from Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law. Kate is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania.