Kathleen “Kath” Connell grew up in Middletown, class of 1986 and received her BA degree from University of Rhode Island. Throughout college, Kath worked in the restaurant business and as a real estate agent. In 1998 she and a business partner opened the restaurant “Mulberry Street” in East Greenwich, RI. While operating the restaurant, she attended Roger Williams School of Law and passed the Rhode Island and Massachusetts bars in 2007. After working for other attorneys for a few years, she opened her own law practice in Newport in 2010. Kathleen joined the team at Broadway Law in 2013 in order to better serve the people of Newport County.
Kath is the daughter of Kathleen S. Connell and the late Jerry Connell. She has a son, Kevin Legein, who attends Duke University.