Catherine R. Rixie

Senior Closing Specialist


Catherine R. Rixie is a senior closing specialist with Foley & Lardner LLP. She has 20 years of experience in construction and term loan administration, underwriting, asset valuation, deal negotiations and loan closings. Ms. Rixie has extensive experience closing complex debt transactions, as well as underwriting refinances and assumptions, completing property valuations and managing workouts of troubled loans. She is a member of the firm’s Real Estate Practice.

Prior to joining Foley, Ms. Rixie was an associate director in the Tampa Regional Office of MetLife Real Estate Investors, where she was responsible for the loan administration and servicing of a $2.5 billion commercial mortgage portfolio covering Florida, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. She also was a regional servicing manager and construction loan administrator for NationBank’s Real Estate Bank and Special Assets Groups.


Ms. Rixie earned her bachelor’s degree (B.S., 1983) in management from the University of Florida, Gainesville.

Professional Memberships

Ms. Rixie is a member of the Real Estate Investment Council, Tampa Chapter.