Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP Senior Associate Kate Doniger Recognized by National LGBT Bar Association & Foundation in 2020 Best LGBTQ+ Lawyers Under 40 List

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Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP
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March 3, 2020

NEW YORK, NY, March 3, 2020 – Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP is thrilled to announce that senior associate Kate Doniger has been honored by the National LGBT Bar Association & Foundation as one of its 2020 Best LGBTQ+ Lawyers Under 40.

This noteworthy award recognizes LGBTQ+ legal professionals under the age of 40 “who have distinguished themselves in their field and have demonstrated a profound commitment to LGBTQ+ equality.” Doniger was selected from a competitive field of nearly 90 applicants.

Founding Partner Roberta (“Robbie”) Kaplan commented: “Rarely have I worked with a young lawyer who impressed me as quickly and thoroughly as Kate has. She possesses a unique combination of instinct and acumen that has made her an asset to our firm and clients.”

“Kate’s commitment to using the law as a tool for advancing equality and justice is central to her motivation as a lawyer,” added Managing Partner Julie Fink. “Her leadership in our public interest practice reflects that passion.”

To learn more about National LGBT Bar Association & Foundation, visit their website here.

Read the full list of honorees here.

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