Kaitlyn M. Foley



Kaitlyn (Kate) Foley is an associate attorney with Foley & Lardner LLP. She is a member of the firm’s Transactions Practice.

Prior to joining the firm, Kate was a summer associate with Foley as well as another prominent firm in Dallas. She also gained legal experience as a law clerk at a Houston-based law firm, as a judicial intern to the Honorable Les Hatch of the 237th District Court of Lubbock County, and as a legal intern at an Austin-based law firm.

Community Engagement

  • Qualified student representative, Low Income Taxpayer Clinic
  • Volunteer, Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas Pro Bono Legal Clinics


  • J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law, summa cum laude (2018)
    • Member, Order of the Coif
    • Honored, top grade awards in civil procedure, constitutional law, low income taxpayer clinic, nonprofit organization, and property
    • Honored, distinction awards in commercial litigation, criminal law, and evidence
    • Articles editor, Texas Tech Law Review
    • Research assistant, Professor Eric Chiappinelli
    • Textbook editor, business entities
    • Tutor, civil procedure and property
    • Graduate, Excellence in Legal Research Program
    • Member, Phi Delta Phi and Phi Kappa Phi honor societies
  • B.S., Texas Tech University, cum laude (2015)
    • Human development and family studies (major), legal studies and general business (minors)
    • Participant, study abroad program at John Cabot University, Rome, Italy, for international human health studies
    • Honored, President’s List, Dean’s List, and Techspy Academic Merit Award
    • Member, Texas Tech Women’s Volleyball Team
    • Member, Kappa Kappa Gamma


  • Texas (2018)