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Katherine Graham Chosen for Mecklenburg Bar Leadership Institute

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  • February 07, 2020

Charlotte, N.C. – Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP is pleased to announce that Katherine Graham has been chosen for the Bar Leadership Institute, which identifies and develops leaders for the Mecklenburg County Bar (MCB) and Mecklenburg Bar Foundation (MBF).  

The Bar Leadership Institute Committee selected Katherine based on her motivation to serve in positions of leadership, record of public service and service for charitable organizations, and commitment to engaging meaningfully in the work of the MCB or MBF. Katherine joins approximately 20 other lawyers as part of the Bar Leadership Institute’s Class of 2020.

Katherine serves on the board of directors for Theatre Charlotte, a volunteer-based theater company that has helped make plays accessible and relevant to Charlotte audiences for decades. She also is on the leadership team (called the council) for the North Carolina Bar Association’s International Practice Section. She serves as treasurer of that section and co-chairs its Communications Committee. In addition, she is a young professionals member of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra.

At Parker Poe, Katherine focuses her legal practice on litigation, representing clients in civil and criminal litigation as well as arbitration. She has experience in general commercial and contract litigation, complex business disputes, white collar criminal defense, professional negligence and tort defense, products liability defense, and personal injury and wrongful death defense. She is also an active member of the firm’s Community Service, Recruiting, and Associates Committees.

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