Caitlin McKenna is a litigator who focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation. She handles business disputes that stem from commercial contracts, mergers and acquisitions, indemnification demands, and fraud allegations in both US federal and state courts, as well as in alternative dispute resolution proceedings. Caitlin has knowledge across a range of industries, and most recently has focused her practice in the life sciences and technology sectors. She also has experience defending against wide-ranging and complex government investigations in the pharmaceuticals space.
In addition, Caitlin maintains an active pro bono practice with the Support Center for Child Advocates, the Pennsylvania Innocence Project, and Community Legal Services. She is a member of the firm’s Philadelphia Pro Bono Committee, formerly serving as the Committee’s Vice Chair.
Prior to joining the firm, Caitlin clerked for Judge Howland W. Abramson of the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, Civil Division and interned for Judge L. Felipe Restrepo when on the US District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Georgetown University, 2006, B.A., Magna Cum Laude
Temple University, Beasley School of Law, 2010, J.D.
US District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
US District Court for the District of New Jersey
Clerkship to Judge Howland Abramson of the Court of Common Pleas - Philadephia County, Civil Division (2010)
Awards and Affiliations
Board of Directors, SeniorLAW Center
Member, Philadelphia Bar Association
Recipient, Excellence in Pro Bono Service
Research Editor, Temple Law Review
Recipient, The Honorable Dolores K. Sloviter Award
Recipient, TASA Prize for Outstanding Performance in the Field of Evidence
Recipient, The Robert E. Lamberton Award
Recipient, The Samuel N. Rabinowitz Scholarship
Recipient, The Honorable Raymond J. Broderick Scholarship
Recipient, Law Faculty Scholarship
Recipient, Philadelphia Volunteers for the Indigent Program's VIPeople's Award