Katherine is an attorney in Taft's Private Client practice group. She counsels clients on matters relating to estate, trust, and tax planning, forming and administering foundations, and business succession planning. 

Prior to joining Taft, Katherine was a member of the Tax, Trusts, & Estates group at a mid-sized law firm headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., practicing in the areas of estate planning, trust administration, and nonprofit foundations. She formerly served as an advisor in the wealth management group of a family office overseeing all aspects of her clients’ financial strategy. Prior to law school, Katherine was a probate paralegal in Colorado and Minnesota.

Katherine obtained her J.D., magna cum laude, from William Mitchell College of Law, and earned her certificate in financial planning from Minnesota State University – Mankato. She holds a BA and BFA from Colorado State University. 

All Service Areas


  • William Mitchell College of Law

    J.D., magna cum laude

  • Colorado State University


  • State - Minnesota

Speeches and Publications

Co-author and presenter at the 45th Annual Probate & Trust Law Conference, St. Paul, Minnesota, “Foundation Fixer-Upper: How to Repair the Cracks in the Family Foundation,”  June 10, 2019