Kara is Professional Development Director at Eltumi Partners. Her role at the firm is to work with all team members, in particular our juniors, to ensure that we are providing the highest possible service to our clients and community. Having begun her career as a lawyer at a major US firm, she subsequently developed an esteemed career in training and practice management in the legal arena. As a result, she brings deep expertise and a sharp strategic mindset to the firm’s professional development programs and broader strategy.

Meeting regularly with individual team members to provide tailored feedback and advice on their work, Kara manifests the firm’s aim of nurturing the next generation of legal talent. She believes passionately in our work to provide a standard of legal service that meets the modern, fast-paced needs of our clients and works in various capacities to help the firm maintain and develop on this standard.



  • BA in Philosophy and Russian Studies, University of Virginia
  • JD in Law, Fordham University School of Law


  • Member of the New York Bar
  • Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England & Wales

“A highly professional, engaging, and reliable team member… Kara's energy, dynamism and tenacity are legendary.”