Katie Bennett, Director, Legal Recruiting & Placement | Latitude Nashville Katie Bennett, Director, Legal Recruiting & Placement | Latitude Nashville

Katie Bennett

Director, Legal Recruiting & Placement

Katie is Director of Legal Recruiting and Placement and works out of the company’s Nashville office. She helps experienced attorneys, paralegals, legal operations professionals and compliance officers transition into life-changing consulting engagements and permanent positions.

Prior to joining Latitude, Katie served as Assistant General Counsel at UBS in Nashville. During her three years at the Fortune Global 500 company, she worked collaboratively with corporate center departments and branch management throughout the United States to provide legal counsel to the firm’s domestic branches on trust and estate issues, contract negotiations and general risk-related matters. Before going in-house, Katie practiced at the law firm of Reynolds Johnston Hinton LLP in Kentucky.

Katie graduated from the University of Louisville’s Brandeis School of Law where she was active in the Student Bar Association (SBA) and served as the SBA’s vice president, fundraising chair and the law school’s representative to the Louisville Bar Association. Her undergraduate degree is in political science from Western Kentucky University.

She is a Kentucky Bar Foundation Fellow and a member of the Belmont University College of Law’s Inn of Court. Katie is also an active member of the Marion Griffin Chapter of the Lawyers’ Association for Women and the Nashville Bar Association Young Lawyers Division. In addition, she is also a former board member on the University of Louisville Law School’s Alumni Council.

In her spare time, Katie enjoys spending time with her husband Justin and their two dogs.

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