Katie Bolanowski is a corporate partner in Kirkland’s Chicago office who focuses her practice on debt financing transactions. She represents private equity groups and public and private companies in connection with the negotiation, structuring and documentation of complex acquisition and leveraged financings, cross-border transactions, working capital financings/refinancings, restructurings and debtor-in-possession financings. The transactions she has handled include senior, subordinated, bridge and mezzanine financings, both secured and unsecured.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2009Illinois


  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois


  • University of Chicago Law SchoolJ.D.2009
    Articles Editor, University of Chicago Legal Forum
  • Pomona CollegeB.A., Economicscum laude2005