KATE WARNER, kind, smart and beautiful, is an accomplished attorney who runs the compliance department at SEG. Kate’s introduction to the Warner family came when she met Eric’s sister, Amanda, in law school. Years later, she started working at SEG with Eric, his father John, and his brother Patrick. While Eric wasn’t looking for love — Kate was unlike anyone he’d ever met. A no-frills woman with her priorities straight, Kate quickly slipped in under his radar with charm, spice and intelligence and six months ago, he married her. On top of the world, they attend a firm party celebrating Eric taking over the reins until... Kate meets her untimely demise.