Catherine LaGrange assists financial institutions and bank holding companies with mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, regulatory matters, and capital-raising transactions. She also represents senior and mezzanine lenders and private equity groups in leveraged finance transactions. Prior to entering law school, Katie worked in sales in New Jersey.
- Represented a regional bank as administrative agent in a $66,000,000 syndicated secured credit facility to finance the roll up of multi-state veterinary practices.
- Represented an investment company in providing a $10,000,000 mezzanine debt and a $1,575,000 co-investment in the acquisition of a gourmet butter business.
- Represented a steel service company in a $35,000,000 credit facility including a term loan, asset-based revolver and mezzanine debt secured by personal property and real estate.
Pro Bono Experience
Hon. Franklin L. Noel, Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota
Member of Ballard’s Pro Bono Committee
Member of Summer Associate Committee
Recognition & Accomplishments
North Star Lawyer, Minnesota Bar Association, 2020
Named to Minnesota Lawyer's 2019 "Up and Coming Attorneys" list
Mitchell Hamline School of Law (J.D., summa cum laude, 2016)
National Moot Court Team
Seton Hall University (B.S., cum laude, 2008)