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Kathleen A. Behan Edit Profile

also known as Kitty Behan

lawyer

Kathleen A. Behan, American lawyer. Bar: Maryland 1989, District of Columbia 1991. Named one of Washington's Top 40 Lawyer's Under 40, Washingtonian Magazine, 1998, The Top 50 Women Litigators, National Law Journal, 2001, The Top 40 Litigators Under 40.

Background

Behan, Kathleen A. was born on July 28, 1963 in Milwaukee.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Yale University, 1985. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1989.

Career

Staff counsel National Security Project American Civil Liberties Union, 1989—1990. Associate Arnold & Porter LLP, Washington, 1990—1996, partner, since 1996, co-chair pro bono committee.

Achievements

  • Bar: Maryland 1989, District of Columbia 1991.

Membership

Board directors probono.net, Southern Center for Human Rights, Atlanta, American Association People with Disabilities. Board trustees Metrostage, Alexandria, Virginia. Board advisors Tahirih Justice Center, Falls Church.

Member of Women's Bar Association District of Columbia (board directors).