Katie Mertz is the Assistant Director of Pro Bono and Public Service at Marquette University Law School. In this role, she works with law school students to advance pro bono initiatives in the legal profession and increase access to justice for the Milwaukee community. Prior to her work at Marquette, Katie practiced real estate and business bankruptcy at a law firm in Milwaukee and was a regular volunteer at the MVLC's House of Peace location. Katie earned her J.D. at Marquette Law School, where she was inducted into the Posner Pro Bono Society for her work with the Marquette Volunteer Legal Clinics and the Marquette Legal Initiative for Non-Profit Corporations. Katie earned her B.A. at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Katie works with Marquette law students on a variety of pro bono projects including the Marquette Volunteer Legal Clinics, Estate Planning Clinic, and Marquette Legal Initiative for Non-Profit Corporations.