Education

University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2015

  • Development Editor, University of Illinois Law Review

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.S., Accountancy, Highest Honors, 2012

Admitted

Illinois, 2015

Kate Poorbaugh is an associate in Chapman’s Corporate and Securities Department and Investment Company Group. She works with clients on a variety of corporate and securities matters, including the formation and offering of investment companies, and matters involving investment advisers, broker-dealers, and municipal securities dealers. Kate participated in the firm’s summer associate program in 2014 and joined the firm in 2015. 

Publications

  • “Security Protocol: A Procedural Analysis of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Courts,” 2015 U. Ill. L. Rev. 1363.
  • Co-Author, “What’s the Matter with Retirement Savers?,” 47 Conn. L. Rev. 1281 (2015).