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Kate Mercer-Lawson

Associate

P. 303.244.1891 | F. 303.244.1879

Biography

Kate Mercer-Lawson represents clients in high-stakes product liability and personal injury lawsuits involving asbestos and stray voltage claims. Kate assumes critical roles in case management, regularly leading witness prep and depositions, of which she has taken more than 100.

Kate’s legal practice is bolstered by her background in science, which gives her an edge in understanding the complex issues her clients face. She also excels at triaging new and complicated cases, often uncovering vital information to develop winning arguments. 

Cases

Publications & Speaking Engagements

  • Tribute to the Late Mary Harter Mitchell, 44 Ind. L. Rev. 657 (2011).
  • The Pitfalls of an Internet Persona: Evidentiary and Privacy Concerns of Online Social Media, 28 Mich. IT Law 9 (2011).
  • Survey of Recent Developments in Indiana Evidence Law, 45 Ind. L. Rev. 1147 (2012).

Other Experience

Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP, Summer Associate
Y-ME Indiana Breast Cancer Organization
       Programs Manager/Volunteer Coordinator

Legal Memberships, Activities, and Honors

Advisory Board, University of Denver Sturm College of Law Professional Mentoring Program
Mentor, University of Denver Sturm College of Law Professional Mentoring Program
Tenth Circuit Historical Society
Defense Research Institute

Teaching Positions

Adjunct Professor of Political Science, Indiana University – Indianapolis (taught courses in judicial politics and criminal law)

Personal Interests

Running, traveling, and mentoring