Katherine is a Shareholder in the firm’s Real Estate Group and she also works with the firm’s Corporate Group. As a Board Certified Real Estate Attorney, her practice focuses on various types of commercial transactions in both the real property and business areas, including land acquisition and development, leasing, financing, title insurance, asset and stock sales, and general corporate and business law matters.
Katherine has actively represented automobile dealerships, with a particular emphasis on dealership acquisitions and dispositions and related real property transactions. Katherine has represented a NYSE dealership group in the acquisition of a portfolio of 32 dealership properties with a purchase price in excess of $200 million.
Katherine’s practice also involves assisting significant owners of real estate, as well as national and local development entities in their real estate matters. She serves on the Executive Council and the Executive Committee of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar. She currently serves as its Treasurer.
Katherine was appointed by Governor Rick Scott in 2012 to serve as a Board Member of the Florida Transportation Commission. Duties of the Commission include review of major transportation policy initiatives submitted by the Department and making recommendations for major transportation policy to the Governor and Legislature.