Awards & Recognitions

Locke Lord Los Angeles Partner Katy Spillers Named by Los Angeles Business Journal as One of 2024 Top 100 Lawyers

April 29, 2024

Katy Spillers, Partner in Locke Lord’s Corporate and Transactional Practice Group, was named by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the 2024 Top 100 Lawyers, honoring the accomplishments of the region’s most impactful lawyers who demonstrate exceptional legal skill and achievements across the full spectrum of responsibility, exemplary leadership and contributions to the Los Angeles community at large.

A highly regarded M&A lawyer, Spillers leads a broad range of corporate matters for emerging growth and middle-market companies, including mergers and acquisitions, financings and joint ventures. Her representation of household names across the beauty, food and beverage, entertainment, technology/new media and branded consumer goods sectors further underscores her capacity to orchestrate transformative deals that shape industries and drive innovation. With a keen focus on representing CEOs and founders, Spillers has facilitated multimillion-dollar investments, guiding high-profile founders to form, grow and sell e-commerce enterprises across an array of industries. Beyond her proven track record in the corporate sector, Spillers’ clients value her composed and methodical approach to reaching consensus among parties and key stakeholders. Global brands look to Spillers for her unique ability to counsel and guide clients through critical business decisions and high-value exits despite complex internal politics or publicity concerns.

An avid supporter of women entrepreneurs and female business leaders, Spillers is a founding member and sponsor of Women’s Entrepreneurship Day and serves on its Advisory Board. She is an active member of the Women’s Leadership Council and was included in its first class of associate members. She is also a member of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) and was a former member of the Board of Directors of Women of ACG. Through her volunteer advocacy with the Small Claims Workshop and Clinic, in partnership with the Los Angeles County Bar Association, she has dedicated countless hours to empowering marginalized communities by providing vital legal resources and guidance.

Read Katy Spillers’ Los Angeles Business Journal 2024 Top 100 Lawyers profile (subscription may be required).