Katherine St. Romain is a litigation associate resident in Fried Frank's Washington, DC office. She joined the firm in 2016.
Katherine's practice focuses on white collar criminal and regulatory matters, corporate investigations, and complex commercial litigation. She has represented clients in connection with criminal and regulatory investigations conducted by the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Office of the New York Attorney General, and the New York County District Attorney's Office. Katherine also has represented government contractors, including major defense and aerospace clients, in matters involving bid protests.
As part of her pro bono practice, Katherine has worked on federal appellate briefs advocating for the right to counsel for youth in immigration hearings and for women's reproductive rights. As part of the litigation team, Katherine received the Jack Wasserman Memorial Award from the American Immigration Lawyers Association for excellence in litigation in the field of immigration law, The American Lawyer's Litigator of the Week, and Law360's Legal Lions (two-time winner). Katherine was named to the 2020 Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll with high honors, which recognizes attorneys who contributed at least 100 hours of pro bono service in the calendar year.