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Macdonald, Katherine Elizabeth

309 NorthEast 1st StreetGainesville, FL 32601- 5310

Updated: 05/04/2012

Overview

Katherine (Kit) E. Macdonald has practiced law since 1983 in the following areas of law:Marital law, family law, and paternityEstates, probate, wills, and trustsKatherine Macdonald has practiced law in the following Florida counties:

Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Gilchrist, Levy, Union, Columbia, Marion, Putnam, St. Johns, Clay, Pasco, Volusia, Hernando, and Citrus

Family LawHer family law cases have included issues of marital...

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Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Attorney

Practice Areas

  • Child Support
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Divorce
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Paternity
  • Marital Law
  • Family Law

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1983

Pro Bono Activities

  • United Way Board of Directors for 3 years in 1970's
  • United Way, Chair, Good Neighbor Division, Fund Drive, 1969
  • United Way, Chair, Professional Division, Fund Drive, 1974 - Present
  • Leadership Gainesville II, Leadership Training Seminar Sponsored by Chamber of Commerce, 1975 - Present
  • Alachua County Genealogical Society, Inc., Secretary and Member, Board of Directors, 2003 - Present
  • University City Kiwanis Club- Member, 1992 - 1997
  • University City Kiwanis Club- Board of Directors, 1994 - 1995
  • Evergreen Cemetery Advisory Committee (City of Gainesville)- Chair, 1994 - 1995
  • Evergreen Cemetery Association of Gainesville, Inc.- President, 1994 - 1995
  • Evergreen Cemetery Association of Gainesville, Inc.- Recording Secretary every year except one, 1996 - Present
  • University Park Neighborhood Association- Board of Directors , 2010 - Present
  • Junior League of Gainesville, Florida, Inc., Member since 1969 (Active 1969-1984: Sustainer 1964 to present),Board of Directors, 4 years, Officer, 2 years, 1970s

Past Positions

  • United Nations Association of the United States of America (UNA USA), 1965 - 1966

Education

  • University of Florida College of Law, Gainesville, Florida, May, 1983
    J.D.
    Law Review: University of Florida College of Law, Executive Editor and Title Standard Editor
  • University of Florida, 1980
    M.A., Master of Arts
    Major: Political Science (Public Administration)
  • New School for Social Research, June, 1965
    B.A.
    Major: Political Science

Articles

Published Works

  • Domestic Relations: Military Pay and Equitable Division in Divorce Courts - Preemption, 34 U. Fla. L. Rev. 280, 1982

Office Information

Address

309 NorthEast 1st StreetGainesville, FL 32601- 5310

Fax

  • 352-372-3464

Email

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