Katharine I. Rand - Pierce Atwood LLP

Katharine I. Rand

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2015
Phone: 207-791-1267

Katharine I. Rand, partner at Pierce Atwood, works in HR and management in the private sector, where she brings hands-on experience to her practice. Her client work primarily involves employment law, with a focus on discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage / hour issues. Katy has litigated a number of employment cases in state and federal court, and routinely represents employers before the Maine Human Rights Commission. In addition, she advises employers on employment related matters including employee relations issues, performance management, leaves of absence, and the reasonable accommodation process.

University of MaineJ.D.
Maine Labor Relations BoardMaine Bar Association American Bar Association Children's Museum & Theatre of MaineState Street Church

Case History

Recent Experience

Litigated numerous whistleblower retaliation and discrimination lawsuits in state and federal courts

Prepared and delivered trainings and presentations on a wide variety of employment issues, including social networking, FMLA, sexual harassment, and wage and hour compliance

Drafted and advised employers regarding employee handbooks, policies and procedures

Defended numerous discrimination and retaliation charges brought before the Maine Human Rights Commission


Office Location

Merrill's Wharf
254 Commercial Street
Portland, ME 04101
United States

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management

Other Information

Gender: Female