Katherine M. Bogard

Kate Bogard

Katherine M. Bogard is an Associate with Brody and Associates and joined the Firm in 2015.  She represents employers in both Labor and Employment matters.

Prior to joining the Firm, Kate worked with Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell, & Berkowitz, P.C. in Memphis, Tennessee where she represented employers in employment disputes covering wage and hour claims, discrimination, sexual harassment, and retaliation, both in court and before administrative agencies.  Kate also served as a law clerk to the Honorable S. Thomas Anderson for the United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee.

She was named a 2014 and 2015 Mid-South Rising Star by Mid-South Super Lawyers and was named a 2012 Pro Bono Attorney of the Year at Baker Donelson.  She has extensively written on employment matters and was published as a co-author in Bloomberg BNA (March 2013), “Implicit Bias and Employment Law: A Voyage into the Unknown” and HR Professionals of Greater Memphis, Volume 2, Issue 3 (2012), “Failure to Train a Costly Mistake in Sexual Harassment Cases.”

Kate received her law degree from the University of Mississippi School of Law in 2009 (summa cum laude) and her Bachelor of Business Administration from Mississippi State University in 2006 (summa cum laude).  During law school, Kate received the Outstanding Student Award, highest grade, for Criminal Procedure II, Civil Procedure II, Workers’ Compensation, Constitutional Law I, Property, Tort, Civil Procedure I, and the William Prentice Mitchell Award in Ethics.  She also served as a Staff Editor and Associate Articles Editor for the Mississippi Law Journal.

She is licensed to practice law in New York, Connecticut, Mississippi, and Tennessee.  She is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, United States District Court for the Northern & Southern Districts of Mississippi, Mississippi Supreme Court, Tennessee Supreme Court, and United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Sixth Circuits.

To contact Kate, please email her at kbogard@brodyandassociates.com, or call her at 203-454-0560.