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Kaitlin C. Dodge
Associate

Phone: (248) 254-4978

Fax: (248) 254-4979

An associate in the firm’s Insurance Defense group, Katie Dodge represents carriers and policyholders against first-party no-fault, third-party automobile negligence, and other claims.

Katie is a passionate lifelong learner, a reason for her choice to pursue a legal career. To her, each case is unique, and every day in litigation is different.

While pursuing her undergraduate degree as a student in the LSA Honors College at the University of Michigan, Katie was active in the performing arts, studied abroad in Italy, and participated in the AIESEC international leadership program in Budapest, Hungary. Additionally, she was a lifeguard and taught scuba diving, and after college, she was a marine biology teacher and sailing assistant at Newfound Harbor Marine Institute in Big Pine Key, Florida.

Katie went on to earn her Juris Doctor from the Indiana University School of Law, serving as the Articles Editor of the Indiana Journal of Law & Social Equality and volunteering with the local Community Kitchen in Bloomington. During her second and third years in law school, Katie clerked for two law firms, including a medical malpractice defense group at a large Detroit firm where she developed a talent for reviewing and analyzing medical records, particularly in birth trauma cases.

Education

  • Indiana University School of Law – Bloomington,
    Juris Doctor, 2016
    Articles Editor, Journal of Law & Social Equality
  • University of Michigan,
    Bachelor of Arts in Communications and English, 2012
  • Honors College
  • University of Michigan Pre-Law Society
  • AIESEC International Program at Corvinus University of Budapest
  • Study Abroad in Florence, Italy
  • University Women’s Glee Club
  • University of Michigan Arts Chorale
  • University Campus Band

Bar Admission

  • Michigan

Professional Groups

  • State Bar of Michigan
    Alternative Dispute Resolution, Environmental Law, Family Law, Health Care Law, Insurance & Indemnity Law, International Law, Labor & Employment Law, Probate & Estate Planning, Real Property Law, Young Lawyers, and Arts, Communications, Entertainment & Sports Sections