Biography

Katy Gardner represents domestic and foreign corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies in their formation, day-to-day operations and business and financial transactions. She has broad-based experience in structuring transactions, drafting and negotiating various transactional documents in connection with asset sales and acquisitions, stock acquisitions, mergers, private placements, venture capital transactions, hedge funds and lending transactions. She represents entities in diverse industries, including hedge funds, television broadcasters, technology companies, manufacturing companies and trade associations.

In addition, Katy represents lenders and borrowers in their funding activities, including senior secured and mezzanine financings. She has structured various domestic and offshore hedge funds and private equity funds. As counsel to the funds, she continues to represent them in the purchase and sale of securities held by the funds and in other day-to-day fund activities.

Education

Georgetown University Law Center – J.D., 1994
Georgetown University – A.B. cum laude, 1991

Bar Admissions

New York
District of Columbia
Maryland
Professional Affiliations