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Kate M. Diersen

Pittsburgh Office
Frick Building
437 Grant Street, 14th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Kate is a member of the firm’s School & Municipal Law and Municipal Creditors Rights Groups. 
As a school and municipal solicitor, Kate brings with her a broad experience in a variety of issues that arise for GRB's municipal and public sector clients. Kate is experienced in running public meetings and hearings to ensure compliance with the Sunshine Law and local meeting protocol. Kate is able to assist municipal and school clients on the everyday issues that they face, as well as more complex labor and employment, compliance, and land use issues. Kate is comfortable in a municipal meeting, as well as in the courtroom, and has successfully argued cases in front of local magistrates, the Court of Common Pleas, and at Commonwealth Court.

Kate works with the Municipal Creditors Rights Group to ensure the fair and efficient collection of municipal taxes.

Kate serves as Solicitor to the Boroughs of Bradford Woods, Mt. Oliver, Conway and Oakmont, as well as the Western Allegheny Municipal Authority. She also serves as Special Counsel to the City of Aliquippa's planning commission. 


Kenyon College, B.A., 2002, Philosophy

National University of Ireland, Maynooth

University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D., 2009

Courts Admitted

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

Professional Affiliations

Allegheny County Bar Association

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Community Involvement

The Union Project: Board Member