Katrina Nelson



Katrina Nelson is an associate and business lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. Katrina practices general corporate and business law, with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, including counseling publicly and privately held companies in acquisitions, dispositions, business formation, corporate restructuring, and financing. Katrina has experience with domestic and international strategic private equity transactions across numerous industries. She is a member of the firm’s Transactions Practice.

Previously, Katrina served as a summer associate at Foley’s Detroit Office. She also gained experience as a law clerk at Meridian Health Plan and as a consultant intern at Doeren Mayhew CPAs in its Valuation and Litigation Group.


  • University of Notre Dame Law School (J.D., 2018) 
    • Alumni Ambassador, Student Bar Association Detroit
    • Vice President, Sports Communication and Entertainment Law Forum
  • Oakland University (B.S., 2015)
    • Financial Affairs Director, Oakland University Student Congress
    • Member, Women’s Division I Varsity Soccer Team
    • Member, Academic Conduct Committee
    • Women’s soccer student representative, Student Athletic Advisory Committee


  • Michigan



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