Katie Kargl Rogers advises clients on the employee benefits and executive compensation aspects of corporate transactions, including acquisitions, dispositions, and mergers.
Katie has experience drafting employment agreements, severance agreements, sale bonus agreements, equity and incentive arrangements, and nonqualified deferred compensation plans. She also assists in counseling clients on institutional investment and ERISA fiduciary matters, including with respect to "plan asset" rules and VCOC (venture capital operating company) and REOC (real estate operating company) structuring.
- University of Illinois (J.D. summa cum laude 2017; Order of the Coif; Rickert Award for Excellence in Academics; Managing Internet & Symposium Editor, University of Illinois Law Review); The College of William & Mary (B.A. in Public Policy with a minor in Business 2012)
- Staff Assistant for U.S. Senator Mark Kirk, Illinois (2013-2014); Victory Field Director for U.S. Congresswoman Judy Biggert, 11th District of Illinois (2012)
- Judicial Extern to the Honorable Thomas M. Durkin, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois (Summer 2015)