Katie approaches every dispute as one that is resolvable, even those that seem factually challenging and wrought with emotion. Her level head and her spirit of problem-solving are tremendous benefits for those working with her in FairWell. She listens, questions, and skillfully facilitates conversations so that people are able to stay focused on their end-goals. Clients are thankful for her help as they are able to put the issues in their divorce behind them and focus on tomorrow.
Katie is a graduate of the University of Minnesota, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2007. She attended the Mitchell Hamline University School of Law, where she was exposed to the world of family law mediation, completing more than 70 hours of study in a program involving civil and family mediation. Katie received her Juris Doctor degree in 2011 and was admitted to the Minnesota Bar to practice law shortly after. Since then, Katie has played an instrumental role in family law mediations, using her training and experience to guide families through challenging family law issues, including divorce mediation, child custody mediation, child support mediation, and alimony mediation.