Kate focuses her practice on the defense of Worker’s Compensation matters.

Kate joined German, Gallagher & Murtagh as an associate in the firm’s Worker’s Comp group. Prior to joining German, Gallagher & Murtagh, Kate worked as Judicial law Clerk in the First Judicial District of PA. Kate earned her Juris Doctorate from Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, 2023

Honors:  Rising Advocate Scholarship, Excellence in Workers Compensation Law Award

Activities:  Treasurer of the Trusts, Estates & Real Estate Law Society, OUTlaw

Kate is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania (NJ pending)


Drexel University Thomas Kline School of Law
J.D. 2023

James Madison University
B.A., magna cum laude, Philosophy, Psychology, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Sigma Tau Honor Societies Philosophy

Court Admissions


New Jersey (pending)

Professional Affiliations

Member of the PA Bar Association

Member of the Philadelphia LGBTQ Bar Association

Honors & Awards

Rising Advocate Scholarship
Excellence in Workers Compensation Law Award


February 27, 2024

GGM is pleased to announce its newest Litigation Associate Kate M. Hurley

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