Katie is a member of the Litigation practice group in Taft's Minneapolis office. She provides both pre-suit commercial advice and litigation services. Currently, she provides a broad array of litigation services including in the areas of general liability, products liability, professional liability, employment litigation, tax litigation, shareholder disputes, and wealth transfer litigation. Katie comes with years of experience defending large and small companies in alternative dispute resolution and trial. She handles multi-party cases including class actions and multi-district litigation. She represents both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal court and is a strong advocate for her clients in the courtroom. 

Katie was a member of the Board of Directors of the Catholic Services Appeal Foundation for three years. Prior to coming to Taft, Katie was an attorney at Bassford Remele in Minneapolis. She earned her J.D. at Mitchell Hamline School of Law and was an editor on the William Mitchell Law Review


  • Taft Pro Bono Honor Roll Award



  • Mitchell Hamline School of Law (2015)


  • University of St. Thomas (2012)

    BA, Sociology 


  • State - Minnesota
  • Federal - District of Minnesota
  • State - Illinois
  • State - Wisconsin

Professional Affiliations

  • Minnesota State Bar Association


  • Hennepin County Bar Association


  • Minnesota Women Lawyers


  • Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association