Associate - Pittsburgh Office
Katie Leonard joined the firm in 2019. Prior to joining Summers, McDonnell, Hudock, Guthrie & Rauch, Ms. Leonard clerked for Judge Beth A. Lazzara of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County- Criminal Division. In addition, during law school, she interned with Judge Jill E. Rangos of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County- Criminal Division. Ms. Leonard was a member of the Appellate Moot Court Board and represented Duquesne University in various competitions.
Ms. Leonard’s present practice includes all aspects of tort, casualty and insurance defense litigation. She also represents her clients in matters involving ADR, including arbitration.
Undergraduate: Coastal Carolina University, B.A. Intelligence and National Security Studies, 2015
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Law School: Duquesne University School of Law, J.D., 2018
Appellate Moot Court Board Member, Justice Louis L. Mandernio Honor Society Member
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
Insurance Defense Litigation
Tort and Casualty Litigation