Kathleen E. Wegrzyn

Senior Counsel

Overview

Kathleen (Kate) Wegrzyn (pronounced "Way Grin") (formerly Noble) is a senior counsel and business lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP and is a member of the firm’s Commercial Transactions & Business Counseling and Distribution & Franchise Practices and the Food & Beverage Industry Team as well as the Manufacturing Industry Team.

Kate's areas of focus include counseling businesses on general corporate and commercial matters, including commercial contracts, dealer arrangements, licensing issues, supply chain contracts, marketing and promotion agreements, and logistics and transportation contracts.

Kate is one of the authors and editors of Foley's Supply Chain Desk Reference, which covers, among other things, the following topics: battle of the forms, distribution supply chain options, warranties, product recall and hazard reporting issues, indemnification, consequential damages and disclaimers, and non-disclosure agreements. 

Kate is the secretary of the board of directors of the Wisconsin Humane Society.

Recognition

In 2015, The Legal 500 recognized Kate for her work in the area of renewable and alternative energy.

Education

  • University of Wisconsin Law School, (J.D., cum laude, 2009)
    • Elected to Order of the Coif
    • Managing Editor, Wisconsin Law Review
    • Member, Women's Law Student Association
  • University of Wisconsin, B.B.A. (2005)
    • Member of Mu Kappa Tau

Publications

Admissions

Kate is admitted to practice in Wisconsin.

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