Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, J.D., 2007
- Senior Editor, Washington University Law Review
Johns Hopkins University, B.A., International Studies and Economics, 2000
American Health Lawyers Association
National Association of Bond Lawyers
Women in Public Finance
Katherine Gale is an associate in the firm’s Banking and Financial Services and Public Finance Departments.
Katherine represents foreign and domestic credit providers in municipal, health care, higher education, and not-for-profit financings. Such transactions include bank facilities to provide credit enhancement and liquidity support to tax-exempt securities and the direct purchase of tax-exempt securities. She also represents commercial lenders in structuring secured and unsecured transactions, including asset-based financings, lines of credit, and revolving loan and term loan facilities.
Katherine also serves as underwriter’s counsel, borrower’s counsel, bond counsel, and issuer’s counsel in a variety of public financings in various states, advising clients on general obligation and qualified 501(c)(3) revenue bond financings. In addition, Katherine advises clients on post-issuance compliance with tax-related statutes and regulations and bond document covenants.
Honors & Awards
Recognized as a "Rising Star" by Illinois Super Lawyers, 2014 and 2015