Mary Katherine Hickey

Phone: (215) 988-2941 (215) 988-2941


Mary Katherine (Katie) Hickey represents health care industry clients in a range of corporate, regulatory, and transactional matters.

Prior to joining Drinker Biddle, Katie served as a law clerk for The Honorable Charles R. Wilson at the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in Tampa, Florida. Katie previously served as a summer intern for the Honorable Gerald J. Pappert at the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in 2016 and was a summer associate at Drinker Biddle in 2017. While in law school, Katie served as a teaching assistant for several first-year classes and ran the public interest immersion program for first-year students. Prior to attending law school, Katie was an intern in the strategic planning department of a large health system in Pennsylvania.


Notre Dame Law School

  • Dean Joseph O’Meara Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement
  • Conrad Kellenberg Award for Community Service
  • H. King Williams Memorial Award

Villanova University

  • Presidential Scholar
  • Richard L. Bates Community Service Award


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Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania


  • University of Notre Dame Law School, J.D., 2018, summa cum laude, Dean’s Circle Fellow, Notre Dame Law Review – Executive Managing Editor
  • Villanova University, B.A., 2015, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa