Kait LaPorte, Paralegal

Kait LaPorte

Kait holds a Ph.D. in ethnomusicology from the University of Washington. During her time at UW, Kait enjoyed teaching classes in American folk and popular music with a focus on musical activism. She also served as Secretary and Co-President of the Ethnomusicology Student Association.

At Harris Bricken, Kait provides critical support to the firm’s litigation and dispute resolution practice. Her unrelenting attention to detail and her project management skills have made her a valued member of the Harris Bricken team.

In addition to her litigation duties, Kait assists our team with social media posts, website updates, and event planning. Working closely with the Harris Bricken attorneys and other staff, Kait strives to deliver exceptional service to our clients.

Outside of work, Kait knows how to relax: she enjoys cooking, hiking, puppy watching, and of course making and listening to good music.



  • University of Washington (Ph.D., 2018)
  • University of Washington (M.A., 2012)
  • Grand Valley State University (B.A., 2009)