New College of General and Continuing Education Paralegal Studies Program

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Kate Lyn Reiter
Pitney, Hardin, Kipp & Szuch, LLP.
Chief Corporate Paralegal
Yale University (M.F.A. 1981)
Southwest Missouri State University (B.F.A. 1974)

Instructor, Paralegal Studies Program.

Chief Corporate Paralegal at Pitney, Hardin, Kipp & Szuch LLP, Kate Lyn has had over 14 years paralegal experience. She began at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York City where she gained skills in handling corporate closings and Merger and Acquisition work. Her job as Head Paralegal at Friedman Kaplan Seiler & Adelman LLP included hiring, training, and supervising a paralegal staff. At Pitney, Hardin since 1999, she coordinates the paralegal work for the corporate department, hires, and trains other corporate paralegals. Her responsibilities in a growing Corporate Department of over 30 attorneys include implementing standard procedures for routine tasks, forming corporations and limited liability companies, performing standard corporate housekeeping, assisting with due diligence and closings, assisting with trademark filings and research, and assisting with Edgar and SEC submissions. She created several databases to track corporate filings and corporate entity records and also a departmental FYI database that serves as a shared repository of various procedures, regulations, and contacts. Kate Lyn has been an instructor with the FDU Paralegal Studies Program since spring of 2001 and she also serves on the Advisory Board.