Katie is a local Personal Injury Lawyer who grew up in Las Vegas, Nevada. She attended Vanderbilt University where she graduated Cum Laude. Katie then attended the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada Las Vegas on an academic scholarship. She was a member of the UNLV Gaming Law Journal. While in law school, Katie received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award for receiving the highest grade in the legal writing class titled “Appellate Advocacy” at the William S. Boyd School of Law.
While in law school, Katie authored a research paper examining the poor quality of care in nursing homes in Nevada and proposing how the law regarding nursing homes and assisted living facilities should change in order to protect the elderly from abuse. Katie’s paper was selected to be presented at the Inter-professional Health Equity Symposium at the University of Nevada Dental School. Katie also received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award for receiving the highest grade in the class titled “Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)” at Boyd. While in law school, Katie worked at a large civil defense firm. While working there, Katie obtained experience in various types of law, including general liability and medical malpractice.
Katie’s practice includes all aspects of personal injury law including, but not limited to, automobile collisions, slip and falls, trip and falls, product defects, animal attacks, and medical malpractice.
Katie is licensed to practice law in all Nevada Courts, and is a member of the Nevada Justice Association. She has been recognized for years as a Super Lawyers Rising Star. Katie is also Martindale-Hubbell AV rated, which means that her peers rank her at the highest level of professional excellence. Katie has also been selected as a top attorney by Nevada Business’s Legal Elite for the past four years.
In her downtime, Katie enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, and hiking. She also keeps everyone up-to-date on the Goldberg Injury Law Facebook Page!