Katie Olsen joined Birchwood in 2017 and is the Corporate Counsel. She manages all legal functions at Birchwood including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, healthcare licensing and regulatory matters, financing, litigation, employment matters, corporate compliance, entity management, and management of outside counsel.
Prior to joining Birchwood, Katie was an associate attorney in the real estate development and development finance group of a large law firm in Chicago. She was also a paralegal in the Appeals Bureau of the Manhattan District Attorney’s office before attending law school.
Katie received her J.D. from Notre Dame Law School where she served as Articles Editor for the Notre Dame Law Review. She received her B.A. cum laude in Political Science from the University of Notre Dame. She is licensed to practice law in Illinois and is a member of the Association of Corporate Counsel.