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Kate M. Liston

Corporate Transactions
Kate M. Johnson

Kate M. Liston

Corporate Transactions


847-577-2227 ext. 354 | 312-777-3773 ext. 354

Kate grew up in Palatine and attended William Fremd High School. She went on to receive her B.Sc. at University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) in Chicago, IL. Kate moved to Tuscaloosa, Alabama where she attended law school at the University of Alabama School of Law.


B.Sc. in Information and Decision Sciences from UIC in 2012

J.D. From The University of Alabama School of Law in 2019


Since graduating from The University of Alabama School of Law, Kate has concentrated her practice in the areas of corporate transactions. Kate spent the summers in law school working with in-house counsel at a large NGO in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Leadership & Honors

  • CALI Award for Highest Grade, Intellectual Property Transactions
  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude from UIC
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member

Fun Fact

After college, Kate served in the United States Marine Corps. In the summer prior to attending law school, she spent three months in Mongolia as a missionary intern for an NGO operating in Ulaanbaatar.

Favorite Book

The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand