During this time, Matt had pretended to have a twin brother, Mike, who was really Daredevil.Karen felt attracted to "both" Matt and Mike, but she finally decided she had real feelings for Matt - just before Matt feigned Mike's death.While recovering his lawyer license, Daredevil managed to oust Kingpin, creating a power vacuum that other criminals tried to fill in. He later visited Karen in her home and claimed to not be Matt before leaving.
Trying to clear her head, she visited a road bar, Ghost of a Chance, where she (along with other customers) witnessed how crimelord Wilson Fisk disposed of his disloyal agent Vic "Kruel" Krueller, Page eventually sold out Daredevil's secret identity.
When Foggy started a romantic relationship with Deborah Harris but Matt failed to pursue one with Karen even if she had already expressed her feelings, she decided to leave her job.
Matt pretended to be not interested in her, so that she had a less difficult time.
She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Vermont with a GPA of 3.8.
Following her graduation she looked for work in New York City.
But Matt refused, which angered her and she called him a coward.