Prior to joining Bond, Kathleen was Vice President, Assistant Counsel and Secretary for a publically traded real estate investment trust company with over $7 billion in assets.
She represented the company in all of its acquisition and disposition transactions. As a result, Kathleen has substantial experience with tax-deferred transactions including 1031 exchanges and UPREITs. She has detailed knowledge of transfer and mortgage taxes.
In addition to real estate law and finance, Kathleen has a corporate law background. She has drafted organizational documents to form legal entities, including negotiating separateness covenants required for conduit financing; working familiarity with the corporate laws of many states; and given opinions as in-house counsel on corporate matters for loan transactions.