Katherine V. Charles

Katherine V. Charles

New York, New York

Katherine V. Charles graduated from The City College of the City University of New York in 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts in Black Studies and a Minor in Psychology, with a concentration in Political Science. Shortly after graduation, Katherine attended New England Law |Boston where she graduated in 2015. While in law school, she held various leadership positions including, but not limited to, President of the Black Law Students Association Chapter, Assistant Editor-in-Chief of the Due Process Legal Paper and Mentor to incoming students.

Her dedication to both community involvement and academia led her to receive the following awards during law school: Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association's Honorable Reginald Lindsay's Public Service and New England Law Boston's Dean Timothy J. Cronin Memorial Award. From her adolescent years in community-oriented organizations to most recently serving as a New York State prosecutor, Katherine remains devoted to representing the public, ensuring that the judicial system is effectively working on their behalf.

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2016


  • New England Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 2015
    • Honors: With Honors
  • The City College of the City University of New York
    • B.A. - 2011

Honors and Awards

  • Colin L. Powell School of Civic and Global Leadership; Recognition: Student Life and Leadership Development's Certificate for Leadership and Community Involvement

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Metropolitan Black Bar Association
  • Association of Black Women Attorneys
  • Women's Bar Association of the State of New York
  • Haitian-American Lawyers Association of New York
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Youth & Police Initiative (NAFI)
  • Hope for Haiti Relief Project