Office: Blue Bell, PA
Boston College Law School, J.D.
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Spending time with family
Katie Frechette is an associate at Bennett, Bricklin & Saltzburg LLC and a member of its Automobile Liability team. She works in the firm's Blue Bell, Pennsylvania office. Katie is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Katie was born and raised in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania and subsequently attended Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. She graduated magna cum laude in 2000, with a double major in Economics and Political Science. She received her Juris Doctor from Boston College Law School in 2003, where she was an editor for the Uniform Commercial Code Digest and worked at a local Boston litigation firm throughout her schooling.
Katie returned to Philadelphia following law school where she went on to clerk for the Honorable Linda K. Caracappa in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Prior to joining Bennett, Bricklin & Saltzburg LLC, she worked as a litigator for a local insurance defense firm where she tried multiple cases to verdict in Philadelphia County, wrote several appellate briefs, and argued two cases before the Superior Court.
Katie has experience handling both plaintiff and defense cases. Since joining Bennett, Bricklin & Saltzburg LLC, she has tried cases to verdict in Philadelphia’s five county area. She has sat as an arbitrator and judge pro tempore in Philadelphia County. Katie has also developed a private ADR practice, and has been selected as a solo arbitrator on a number of personal injury cases, appointed by both plaintiff and defense attorneys in Philadelphia, Montgomery, Bucks and Chester Counties. She is now vice chair of the ADR Committee of the Montgomery County Bar Association. Katie was named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer® Rising Star[i] from 2014-2017.
Katie has three sons, Gavin, Emerson and Henry, and in her free time enjoys spending time with them and attending their sporting events. She has recently been certified in Balanced Athlete Parts I and II, which involves a detailed study of the body and its muscles, and the maintenance of a high level of physical fitness.
[i] The Super Lawyers® list is issued by Thomson Reuters under criteria applied by Super Lawyers®. A description of the selection methodology can be found at http://www.superlawyers.com/about/selection_process.html. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.