Kate received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Washington in 1971, Master of Public Administration from the University of Washington in 1973, and later received her Juris Doctor from the University of Puget Sound School of Law in 1977, where she graduated with honors. After law school, Kate clerked for the Honorable Charles F. Stafford at the Washington State Supreme Court. She is a third generation attorney, who practiced with her father, Axel C. Julin, and currently practices with her daughter, Rachel Leos as of counsel to the firm.
Her professional memberships include the Washington Bar Association and the King County Bar Association. She primarily practices in the areas of estate planning, estates and trusts, probate business law and real estate law.
Kate enjoys riding her Vespa scooter, TRX classes, reading and playing with her grandchildren.