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Kate Heredia

Phone: (312) 474-6030

Kate Heredia is a Senior Attorney at McClain & Canoy, LLC concentrating her practice on transactional, labor and employment, corporate governance, and healthcare regulatory matters. Ms. Heredia is passionate about developing close working relationships with clients to help them identify and analyze issues and generate effective solutions to mitigate risk. She enjoys working with clients who are innovators and thought leaders in their industries, and prides herself on her ability to develop a strong understanding of her clients’ businesses to provide informed and strategic legal advice.

Before joining McClain & Canoy, Ms. Heredia practiced corporate law at a large law firm for five years, representing developers and equity investors on project finance transactions and mergers and acquisitions, primarily in the renewable energy sector. She also served as a legal consultant for an innovative staffing solutions company in the science/engineering industry during its start-up phase. Additionally, through her experience in business development with a legal services company, Ms. Heredia built solid relationships with senior leadership of Fortune 500 legal departments and helped craft targeted solutions to meet her clients’ legal needs.

In her free time, Ms. Heredia enjoys being active outdoors with her husband and two young daughters, traveling, volunteering with inner city youth, and watching Chicago sports.

Education

  • University of California, Hastings, JD 2007
  • University of Virginia, BA 2003, with distinction

Admitted to Practice

  • Illinois
  • California

Selected Professional Affiliations

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association