Kathleen Wach
Pro Bono Counsel

Washington, D.C.
Practice Areas
Global Regions

Kathleen Wach

Kathleen Wach is the Pro Bono Counsel for Miller & Chevalier.  She is responsible for coordinating and supporting the diverse pro bono work of the lawyers in the firm and serves as a contact point for the legal services community.

Prior to joining Miller & Chevalier in April 1999, Ms. Wach was an attorney in the Legal Division of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, serving in the office responsible for screening appeals and petitions for agency review and recommending dispositions on all non-argued matters.  Ms. Wach has also worked for the Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia and was a Westwood Fellow at the Neighborhood Legal Services Program.

Ms. Wach was awarded the American Trial Lawyers Association Litigation Award while at Georgetown University Law Center.  She received the 1986 Presidential Service Award while at the College of the Holy Cross.

Government Experience
  • Attorney, Legal Division, U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1994 - 1999
Corporate Experience
Rankings and Recognition
Professional and Community Involvement
  • Chair, Standing Committee on Pro Bono Legal Services, District of Columbia Circuit Judicial Conference
Bar Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
Court Admissions
  • Clerk, The Honorable Mildred Edwards, Superior Court of the District of Columbia
Foreign Languages
  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 1990
  • B.A., College of the Holy Cross, 1986