Kate Svinarich

Kate Svinarich


Kate Svinarich conducts impartial investigations for public and private employers across California.

Kate is an experienced employment law attorney. She has advised employers in a variety of industries and represented them at all stages of litigation. She has handled a broad range of matters including discrimination, harassment, retaliation, disability/reasonable accommodation and wage and hour cases. Kate appeared in state and federal court as well as in administrative proceedings. As an attorney investigator, Kate uses her broad employment law experience to conduct thorough, impartial investigations.

Kate is an alumnus of the University of Colorado, Boulder (B.A.) and the University of California, Hastings College of the Law (J.D.).  Kate serves as Co-Chair of the Board of Directors of the AIDS Legal Referral Panel.

Kate is based in the Bay Area and conducts investigations throughout California.

Associations and Membership

  • Association of Workplace Investigators
  • Bar Association of San Francisco, Labor and Employment Law Section
  • California Lawyers Association, Employment and Labor Section
  • Northern California Super Lawyers, “Rising Star,” 2016-2020.