Bethe Barkley


Where were you on July 13, 1979?
I was 3 years old at the time and presumably I was hanging at home with my mom and sister partaking in fun summer events.

Favorite memory from the 70’s?
Being born.

Where were you on July 13, 1989?
I would have been hanging out with friends enjoying the summer after graduating from 8th grade and turning 13.

Favorite song from the 80’s?
Any Madonna song.

Where were you on July 13, 1999?
Enjoying the summer after completing my first year of law school at Loyola.

Favorite movie from the 90’s?
The Shawshank Redemption.

Where we you on July 13, 2009?
Working at SRTK and beginning to a manage a team of attorneys in pursuit of my dream to become a Shareholder.

What is your favorite meal to cook?
Grilled cheese and soup…LOL, I do not cook.

7/13/19: our 40th anniversary……what has been your proudest moment as part of the SRTK family?
Working my way up in the firm from law clerk to associate to managing attorney to Shareholder.

Let’s jump ahead, it’s 2079, our 100th anniversary, what would you put in a time capsule to be opened that best represents you and your contribution to SRTK?
My first research memo from 2000, my very first business card as well as my last, and a list of all of the attorneys I mentored throughout my career.