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Formeller, Kathryn A. Partner

Formeller, Kathryn A. Partner

Practice Focus

Kathryn regularly represents condominium associations as creditors in both Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy proceedings seeking to modify the automatic stay so that they can pursue their state court remedies.  Kat is the lead attorney for the Condominium & Common Interest Community Association Law practice. Her practice includes representing condominium associations and common interest community associations in a variety of areas, including rule enforcement, interpretation of governing documents, review and negotiation of contracts, and collection of assessments.  She also provides advice to clients on their rights and responsibilities under the Condominium Property Act, Forcible Entry and Detainer Act, General Not for Profit Corporation Act and the Common Interest Community Association Act.

Furthermore, Kat practices in the area of commercial litigation nationwide and counsels clients with respect to a wide variety of business disputes. 

Professional Background

While in law school, Kathryn was the Editor-in-Chief of DePaul College of Law’s Journal of Art, Technology and Intellectual Property Law. Kathryn was selected as a 2019 Illinois Emerging Lawyer. 

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • Chicago Bar Association, Member
  • Defense Research Institute, Member
  • Professional Liability Underwriting Society, Member


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