Katherine C. Dearing

Dearing Katherine

Katherine Dearing focuses her practice on intellectual property litigation. Katherine is a 2017 graduate of Georgetown University Law Center. While in law school, she was a legal intern with the Honorable Judge Walton with the United States District Court of the District of Columbia, where she drafted opinions and prepared memoranda on both criminal and civil matters. She was also a legal intern with the United States Attorney's Office, where she produced memoranda on special legal matters, such as the D.C. Bivens statute of limitations.

Before law school, Katherine was a project manager with Epic Systems Corporation, where she managed two project teams simultaneously to implement electronic medical record software in two large healthcare organizations. Earlier in her career, Katherine was an intern with the Center for Forced Migration Studies in Chicago, the Office of Senator Richard J. Durbin in Washington, DC, and the St. Louis County Public Defender’s Office.




  • J.D. Georgetown University Law Center 2017
    • Editor in chief, Annual Survey of White Collar Crime, American Criminal Law Review
    • Director, Alternative Dispute Resolution Division of Barristers' Council
  • B.A. History Northwestern University 2012

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland