- Phone: (615)-862-7288 | Email: KathrynHansel@jis.nashville.org
“I defend Nashville because until society is just for everyone, none of us are free.”Meet the Defenders
Katie Hansel is originally from Stevens Point, Wisconsin. She received a BA in Spanish from the University of Minnesota, Morris and a JD from Northwestern University School of Law.
Prior to becoming a lawyer she worked in public health providing services to Spanish-speaking workers in rural areas. In law school she interned at the Chicago Public Defender’s office and participated in Northwestern’s Juvenile Justice and MacArthur Justice Center legal clinics. She is a graduate of and trainer for Gideon’s Promise.