Katie Clarke focuses on business litigation. She is part of a team of experienced litigators who represent clients before state and federal courts, governmental agencies, and national and international arbitration panels in the Southeast and around the world.
Katie received her law degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she was chair of the Dean's Advisory Council, article and notes editor for the North Carolina Banking Institute Journal, and an enrichment group leader for the Office of Academic Excellence. Katie is a former summer associate at Parker Poe. During her prior summer, Katie clerked for the Honorable Paul M. Newby in the Supreme Court of North Carolina and for the Honorable Richard L. Voorhees in the United States District Court for the Western District of North Carolina.
Prior to attending law school, Katie worked for Teach for America as a ninth grade math teacher in the Piedmont Triad region. Katie received her undergraduate degree from Florida State University, where she received her Bachelor of Science in communications, with a focus on public relations, and a minor in leadership studies. While at FSU, Katie was chief justice for the Student Conduct Board, student chair of the Anti-Hazing Taskforce for the Advancement of Greek Life, and Panhellenic vice president of executive affairs.