Katie represents corporate and individual clients in complex commercial litigation and government investigations, with a particular focus on civil and criminal antitrust litigation. She also assists parties to mergers, acquisitions, and joint venture transactions in obtaining antitrust clearance from the Federal Trade Commission and the United States Department of Justice (DOJ).
Katie has worked with clients from a variety of industries, including pharmaceutical, technology, financial services, and retail. She is particularly well-versed in assisting companies in highly regulated industries, as well as innovative companies facing novel legal issues of first impression.
Katie has guided clients through all phases of litigation and has gained substantial experience in writing motions, conducting legal research, managing document discovery, and taking and defending depositions. She has also successfully argued a motion to dismiss a class action complaint in federal court.
Prior to joining the firm, Katie was a California-based associate in the antitrust group of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP. While attending law school, Katie co-chaired LeadHERship, a symposium on women's advancement in the legal field. She also served as a legal extern for the DOJ’s Antitrust Division, where she assisted with preparation for a bid-rigging trial and conducted research on developments in antitrust law.