Fellows Advisory Council Member
Kate Conyers is a trial attorney and partner at the firm Conyers & Nix, representing clients in criminal cases in District Courts and Justice Courts throughout Utah, in the United States. She joined the Salt Lake Legal Defender Association (LDA) in 2011, representing hundreds of indigent defendants in plea negotiations and trials. In addition to her legal work, Kate provides extensive pro bono services and spearheads the Veterans Administration Legal Clinic at the VA Hospital on the U campus. She holds a law degree from the University of Utah and has been recognized with the Sandra Day O’Connor Award for Professional Service by the American Inns at Court and the Utah State Bar Pro Bono Publico Young Lawyer of the Year Award. Kate volunteered as an ILF International Fellow in Myanmar in 2018.