Kate Giduz has a wide-ranging practice representing clients in various matters before state and federal courts, as well as administrative and regulatory bodies.
Kate draws on her experience working with two federal judges and at the North Carolina Department of Justice, Office of the Solicitor General to help clients develop effective litigation strategies.
Kate represents media and broadcast companies in matters related to FCC compliance and related matters. She also enjoys helping clients prepare public comments related to regulatory agency rulemakings.
Kate leverages experience she gained interning for a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and externing at the North Carolina Department of Justice, Office of the Solicitor General to inform her approach to appellate litigation. She uses strategies she developed working for a legal-writing expert to help present her clients' arguments in the most persuasive manner.
Kate counsels clients of all sizes on employment-related matters. She has experience defending against discrimination allegations and enforcing noncompete agreements.
Honors & Recognitions
North Carolina State Bar’s Pro Bono Student Award (2023)
University of North Carolina School of Law, J.D., 2023, with high honors; Order of Coif; Forum Editor, North Carolina Law Review; “Kearns Week” MVP Award, North Carolina Law Review; 2L of the Year, UNC Law Pro Bono Publico Award; 3L of the Year, UNC Law Pro Bono Publico Award
Elon University, B.A., 2013, magna cum laude
Professional & Civic
Professional & Civic Activities
Board Member, Vice-Chair, Eyes Ears Nose and Paws (2019-present)