Seattle: 206-223-4770
Tacoma: 253-572-5323

 

EDUCATION

BA, Seattle University

JD, cum laude, Seattle University School of Law

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

In addition to her busy practice, Katherine is a member of several professional organizations, including:

  • Washington State and Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Associations

  • Washington Defense Trial Lawyers Association

  • Washington Health Care Risk Management Society

    • President 2017 – 2018

    • President Elect 2016 – 2017

    • Board Member 2015 – 2016

  • Defense Research Institute

  • Primerus

  • American Society for Healthcare Risk Management

COURT ADMISSIONS
  • Washington

  • United States District Court, Western District of Washington

HONORS AND AWARDS

2020 Washington Rising Stars

2019 WHCRMS Distinguished Service Award

2019 Washington Rising Stars

2018 Washington Rising Stars

2017 Washington Rising Stars

KATHERINE BOZZO

Katherine (Katy) Bozzo is a partner in JGKMW’s Tacoma office. Katy’s practice is primarily devoted to defending health care providers in medical and dental malpractice actions and professional licensing and disciplinary matters. She has tried multiple medical and dental malpractice cases to verdict. In addition, Katy regularly provides counsel to health care clients in areas of risk management, coordinated quality improvement plans, provider credentialing, policies and procedures, physician contracting, employment matters, and premises liability. Katy is a past President of the Washington Health Care Risk Management Society and was the recipient of its first ever Distinguished Service Award in June, 2019. She has been selected to the Washington Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list from 2017 to 2020.

 

Katherine Bozzo

Partner – Tacoma

Office: 253-572-5323

Email: katyb@jgkmw.com