Katie graduated magna cum laude from Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, Illinois with a Bachelor of Arts, having majored in History and Spanish. At Illinois Wesleyan University, she was on the Dean’s List, Swim Team for two years, and a member of Phi Alpha Theta, Sigma Delta Pi, and Gamma Sigma Alpha Honor Societies. She received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Miami School of Law in May 2008.
Katie is a Partner who focuses on representing Defendants in premises liability matters. Prior to joining Cooney Trybus Kwavnick Peets, Katie worked for law firms that also specialized in liability defense, and has represented Defendants in automobile liability, premises liability, and construction defect matters.
In her free time, Katie enjoys swimming, traveling, and spending time with her family. She also serves as a mentor to high school girls for the organization Women of Tomorrow.