Mary Kate Serratelli, Counsel
Mary Kate Serratelli focuses her practice in governmental law and litigation. Since 2015, Mary Kate has served as assistant general counsel to the Bergen County Improvement Authority (BCIA). In that capacity, Mary Kate played an integral role in the transition of New Jersey’s largest hospital, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center, including the procurement of a new hospital operator, negotiation of the lease, as well as various transactions and regulatory approvals to effectuate the transition. Mary Kate also represents various governmental entity clients in connection with internal governance, compliance, and litigation matters.
Ms. Serratelli clerked for the Honorable Kathleen M. Delaney, J.S.C. , in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Camden Vicinage. During law school, Mary Kate represented Duquesne on its National Trial Team, finishing as a National Semi-Finalist at the prestigious Tournament of Champions trial competition. At graduation, Mary Kate was inducted as a member of the Louis L. Manderino Honor Society, for excellence in courtroom advocacy.
While completing her undergraduate degree at West Chester University of Pennsylvania, Mary Kate was a four-year letter winner and Senior Captain of the Women’s Basketball team.
As an active member of the bar and community, Mary Kate serves as a Trustee of the Women in the Profession Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association and is a member of the Bergen and Hudson County Bar Associations.
Duquesne University School of Law, 2014
West Chester University of Pennsylvania, 2011, cum laude
United States District Court, District of New Jersey