Kate Gladson (she/her)

Staff Attorney Education Advocacy

Kate Gladson joined the Children’s Law Center in May of 2019. She represents clients in education, domestic violence, and caregiver advocacy matters. Before moving to Colorado, Kate completed an Equal Justice Works Fellowship at Legal Aid Chicago, serving students and families who were affected by school closings and district restructuring in Chicago Public Schools. At the end of her fellowship, Katherine became a staff attorney in Legal Aid Chicago’s Children & Families Practice Group, where she represented youth in foster care in a variety of education matters, including special education and school discipline proceedings.


Loyola University Chicago, Juris Doctor – Civitas ChildLaw Fellowship
DePauw University, Bachelor of Arts


Summer camp at the St. Louis Zoo, public libraries, collecting cicada shells, and Capture the Flag – in no specific order.