Coan, Payton & Payne, LLC is pleased to announce that Katie Beargie has been named Assistant Firm Administrator and Marketing Coordinator for the firm. In this position, Ms. Beargie will assist with all administrative and business functions of the firm in addition to coordination of all marketing projects for individual attorneys as well as the firm in general. “In the past several years with the firm, Katie has demonstrated a keen sense of business. This allowed her to serve our clients well as a paralegal, but also caught our attention as to how she could help us as a firm,” said Member R. Clay Bartlett. “Luckily, Katie saw the same thing, and we have shared excitement about her transitioning to support our administrative and marketing efforts,” he continued.
Ms. Beargie came to the firm in 2015 as a transactional paralegal having worked for a number of years for a class action litigation law firm in Pensacola, Florida. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Loyola University New Orleans in accounting and is excited to merge her love of the legal field with business operations. Ms. Beargie is currently working on a Master’s of Business Administration from the University of Colorado Denver.