Caitlin Kekacs litigates complex disputes on behalf of labor unions, union members, and employee benefit funds, at both the trial and appellate levels. Caitlin’s union clients cover a wide variety of industries including healthcare, hospitality, airline, construction, public safety, education, and government.
She has represented international and local labor unions in cases arising under the Labor Management Relations Act, the Landrum-Griffin Act (LMRDA), the Railway Labor Act, RICO, and federal and state anti-discrimination laws, among others. Caitlin advises unions and progressive organizations on defamation issues, and she represents pension funds in lawsuits to collect withdrawal liability and delinquent contributions under ERISA and MPPAA. She also has substantial experience with e-discovery and managing large-scale document reviews.
Caitlin joined Bredhoff & Kaiser as an associate in 2013 and became a member in 2020. Before joining the firm, Caitlin served as a law clerk to Judge Susan L. Carney of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and Justice Margot Botsford of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court.
Caitlin received her J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School, where she was a member of the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau. She received her B.A., magna cum laude, from Amherst College.
Caitlin is a member of the District of Columbia, New York, and Massachusetts* bars.