Kathryn P. Bullard

Associate Philadelphia
kathryn.bullard dbr.com
Phone: (215) 988-2674


Kathryn P. Bullard defends clients in federal and state courts in complex commercial litigation involving securities fraud, trade secrets, contract disputes, unfair competition, consumer protection, and Lanham Act claims. She counsels clients across all stages of litigation including potential litigation, factual discovery, expert discovery, dispositive motions, and appeals. She also has experience representing clients in alternative dispute resolution proceedings.

Kathryn defends clients under criminal investigation for securities violations, fraud, and violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. She represents clients in responding to governmental inquiries and investigations, including investigations initiated by the Securities and Exchange Commission, Department of Justice, and Pennsylvania Office of the Attorney General. Kathryn also has experience conducting internal investigations for clients under government investigation by various federal and state agencies.

Kathryn maintains an active pro bono practice, including partnering with an immigration agency to provide assistance to asylum seekers and representing homeless individuals and families in Philadelphia in conjunction with the Homeless Advocacy Project.


  • Represented distributor of laboratory supplies, equipment, and other products in the life sciences and research market in complex litigation involving trade secret and Lanham Act violations.
  • Represented individuals in health care company testifying before the Grand Jury.
  • Represented client in a Section 1983 prisoner rights suit.


Dean’s Scholarship, University of Michigan Law School

Awards Methodology (www.drinkerbiddle.com/content/awards)


Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania


  • University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 2013, cum laude, Michigan Journal of Law Reform
  • University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 2010, magna cum laude


  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association

Kathryn's Areas of Focus