July 10, 2023

Meet Law Clerk Katherine Peek


Name: Katherine “Kat” Peek

Hometown: Navarre, FL

Undergraduate education: University of South Alabama, B.S. Psychology with minors in Political Science and Spanish

Law school: Cumberland School of Law

Year in law school: Rising 2L

What led you to pursue clerkship with Clark Partington? Clark Partington has a great reputation in Pensacola/Lower Alabama and came highly recommended to me by a number of people. I wanted to work for a firm that is well respected and known for their outstanding work ethic and professionalism, and Clark Partington checked all of those boxes.

Why did you decide to study law? I have grown up with lawyers in my family, a few of them being women, and their work ethic and dedication is ultimately what drove me to pursue a career as an attorney.

What do you enjoy doing in your free time? Swimming, hiking (when it isn’t hot), gardening, watching movies, and hanging out with the dog.

Any notable awards/accomplishments achieved during your emerging legal career so far?

  1. Class of 2025 Merit Scholarship
  2. Dean’s list in the Spring and Fall Semesters
  3. CALI Award for Academic Excellence in both Criminal Law and Contracts II

About Clark Partington:

Clark Partington is a preeminent Gulf Coast regional law firm, serving the comprehensive legal needs of individuals and businesses as trusted advisors and counsel, with offices in Pensacola, Destin, Santa Rosa Beach & Tallahassee.

We stand on the shoulders of the founders who forged the success of our Firm, we are shaped by our respect for their legacy, and propelled forward by a quiet confidence born of 47 years of excellence.