Location:  Memphis, Tennessee


                                                                    Phone:  901-522-1010        Fax:  901-522-1050


                                                                    Email: Email Me


     About Ms. Anderson Professionally

Kate joined the Landers Firm in November 2019 and her practice focuses on family law matters, including cases involving divorce, child custody, child visitation, alimony, child support, protective orders and child relocation.


Prior to joining the Landers Firm, Kate worked in the not for profit world, representing survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and sex trafficking.


     About Ms. Anderson Personally

A native of Toronto, Canada, Kate moved to Memphis in 2014 after practicing law for several years in Upstate New York.  In her spare time, Kate continues to explore her adopted hometown of Memphis, particularly the food!  She also enjoys playing golf and tennis, reading and traveling.  Kate lives in East Memphis with her husband, Rich, and their dog and cat.


     Areas Of Practice

Litigation of Divorce

Child Custody

Child Visitation


Child Support

Child Relocation


Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements

Termination of Parental Rights

Family Law Appellate Work


     Bar Admissions

Tennessee, 2015

U. S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee, 2015

New York, 2009

U.S. District Court, Western District of New York, 2011

United States Bankruptcy Court, Western District of New York, 2011

Arkansas, 2020



Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse, New York  J.D. cum laude, 2008

Syracuse Journal of International Law and Commerce

    Form and Accuracy Editor, 2007-2008

    Associate Editor, 2006-2007

 The Labor Lawyer

    Senior Associate Editor, 2007-2008

    Associate Editor, 2006-2007

 Fasken Martineau 1L International Law Moot Court Team


Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

B.A. Honors, History, 2001



Syracuse University College of Law Orange Pro Bono Award   2008

Syracuse Journal of International Law and Commerce Award  2008


     Professional Associations and Memberships

Memphis Bar Association, 2014 – present

Tennessee Bar Association, 2014 – present

Association of Women’s Attorney, Memphis Chapter, 2014 – present

Shelby County Foster Care Review Board, 2017 – present


     Community Involvement

Community of St. Therese of Lisieux – Board Member 2019 - present


     Publications and Presentations

“Sex Trafficking is a Reality in West Tennessee” Memphis Lawyer August 2018

Sex Trafficking Panel, Equal Justice University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, August 2018

AWA Human Trafficking CLE, University of Memphis School of Law, October 2018


Kate Anderson

Associate Attorney

65 Union Avenue  •  9th Floor  •  Cotton Exchange Building  •  Memphis, Tennessee  38103  • 901.522.1010