The Attorneys General
Kathleen Kane (D)
Pennsylvania Attorney General
Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane was sworn in on Tuesday, January 15, 2013. Attorney General Kane is a veteran prosecutor with experience that spans from the crime scene to the courtroom.
As an Assistant District Attorney for Lackawanna County, Attorney General Kane worked on cases involving child abuse, prosecuting white-collar criminals and protecting senior citizens, among other areas of the law.
Recognized for her distinguished service, Attorney General Kane was selected to head up Lackawanna County's first Insurance Fraud Task Force. In addition, she has contributed to pioneering law enforcement programs aimed at improving local communities.
Prior to her role as Assistant District Attorney in Lackawanna County, Attorney General Kane worked on civil litigation cases at Post & Schell, P.C. in Philadelphia.
Attorney General Kane is a graduate of the University of Scranton and Temple University School of Law, and lives with her husband Chris and two sons Christopher and Zach.