Katelyn K. DeRuyter

191 Peachtree Street, NE
Suite 2900
Atlanta, GA 30303

Katelyn K. DeRuyter is an Associate in our Atlanta office, focusing her practice on premises liability, general liability and government liability matters.

Before joining HBS in 2018, she was an Assistant Solicitor General for three years in Cobb County. She is admitted to practice in Georgia, the Court of Appeals of Georgia and the Supreme Court of Georgia.

Katelyn earned a Juris Doctorate from the University of Minnesota Law School in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where she was Vice President and member of the Board of Directors of the University of Minnesota Law School’s Armed Forces Association. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in environmental studies from St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota, where she co-founded and was Co-President of the St. Olaf Boxing Club.

ADMITTED

  • Georgia
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Georgia Supreme Court

EDUCATION

  • J.D., University of Minnesota Law School
  • B.A., St. Olaf College

PUBLICATIONS

  • “Does Sackett Foreshadow the End of Non-Reviewability for FDA Warning Letters?,” Food & Drug Law Journal, 241 (2013).
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. is pleased to add four new associates at its office in Atlanta as the firm expands its defense practice across the

Katelyn K. DeRuyter is an Associate in our Atlanta office, focusing her practice on premises liability, general liability and government liability matters.

Before joining HBS in 2018, she was an Assistant Solicitor General for three years in Cobb County. She is admitted to practice in Georgia, the Court of Appeals of Georgia and the Supreme Court of Georgia.

Katelyn earned a Juris Doctorate from the University of Minnesota Law School in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where she was Vice President and member of the Board of Directors of the University of Minnesota Law School’s Armed Forces Association. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in environmental studies from St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota, where she co-founded and was Co-President of the St. Olaf Boxing Club.

ADMITTED

  • Georgia
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Georgia Supreme Court

EDUCATION

  • J.D., University of Minnesota Law School
  • B.A., St. Olaf College

PUBLICATIONS

  • “Does Sackett Foreshadow the End of Non-Reviewability for FDA Warning Letters?,” Food & Drug Law Journal, 241 (2013).
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. is pleased to add four new associates at its office in Atlanta as the firm expands its defense practice across the