Kathleen joined atai Life Sciences in 2022.
Previously Kathleen worked as a Senior Transaction Lawyer in the Berlin office of international law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer where she gained extensive experience in cross-border transactions and disputes across numerous industries, including IT and healthcare. Prior to that, she practiced law in the U.S., focusing on civil litigation. Before becoming a lawyer, she worked as a journalist covering health and science issues for a daily newspaper in South Carolina.
Kathleen holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Writing from the University of Pittsburgh, a Juris Doctor from the University of Toledo, and an LL.M. in EU & International Business, Competition & Regulatory Law from Freie Universität-Berlin. She is admitted to the Ohio Bar.