Estate Planning, Probate, Business Law, and Real Estate
Background and Education
Kate grew up in Goffstown, New Hampshire, spending her weekends in the Lakes Region. She received her bachelor’s degree in business management from Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts. Prior to attending law school, Kate worked in human resources for over four years in Colorado. These positions provided her experience in a variety of employment issues, including employee benefits, work visas, policy review, recruiting, and workplace investigations.
She earned her Juris Doctor from Duquesne University School of Law and was admitted to practice in New Hampshire in 2021. While attending law school, Kate was the recipient of the Best Brief Award and the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in her Legal Research and Writing Class and was an Associate Editor on The Duquesne Law Review. In addition, she worked as a Teaching Assistant in the Legal Research and Writing Department and a Research Assistant in the areas of Artificial Intelligence Law and Property Law.
Kate worked as an intern at the New Hampshire Attorney General’s Office and New Hampshire Legal Assistance during her summer breaks from law school. After law school, she started her career as an Associate Attorney at another Laconia law firm. She focuses her practice in the areas of business law, real estate, and estate planning.
Personal Interests and Activities
In her free time, Kate enjoys spending time on Lake Winnipesaukee or in the mountains surrounding the Lake. She also can be found hiking or mountain biking on trails in the area, and skiing in the winter. Kate sits on the Board of and is a volunteer for the local non-profit organization, Celebrate Laconia.
Katheryn can be contacted by telephone at 603.528.2900
or by email at kDumais@laconialaw.com