Counsel (9 years)
Kate Ballengee received her undergraduate degree from Tulane University in New Orleans, LA, her law degree from Washington and Lee University School of Law in Lexington, VA and is admitted to the New York Bar (2006). Kate has worked at Metro Group Maritime for over nine years, overseeing the litigation and client relations departments of the company. Kate manages all aspects of litigation for the firm's clients, including the direct supervision of local trial counsel worldwide. Further, she is actively involved in a number of industry-focused organizations with the goal of contributing to the promotion and growth of the maritime industry both regionally and nationally.