Holland & Hart LLP
Kate brings over two decades of industry experience to assist developers, builders, lenders, and title companies with real estate and construction transactions, projects, and workouts.
Kate has extensive experience guiding clients at every stage of the project development lifecycle–from planning to due diligence and title to acquisition and through lease out, management, and operation. Kate has led transactions involving a wide range of development projects including commercial, industrial, retail centers, office buildings, hotels and resorts, restaurants, senior living centers, multifamily apartments, condominiums, oil and gas projects, and subdivisions. She draws on experience with dispute resolution, bringing persuasive communication and negotiation skills to help clients navigate thorny issues that arise in transactions.
Kate frequently writes and presents on real property matters including multi-use development, acquisition and conveyance issues, real estate taxation, leasing, title and escrow issues, foreclosure and its processes, probate and trust matters, deeds and conveyance, marketable title act, and curative statutes and actions.
Kate served as a member of the prestigious Ohio State Bar Association, Real Property Section Council, from 2015-2019 and was one of the first lawyers in Ohio to become a Certified Specialist in Residential Real Property Law. Kate also Chaired the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, Real Property Section.
Prior to joining Holland & Hart, Kate was a partner shareholder with Buckley King in Ohio.