Katherine Culbertson

Katherine E. Culbertson


Katherine Culbertson concentrates her practice in bankruptcy, restructuring and insolvency matters and related litigation and counseling. Katherine advises debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, bondholders, investors and other parties-in-interest in all aspects of complex corporate restructurings.

Her recent matters include engagements in finance and lending, cryptocurrency, insurance and telecommunication sectors.

Prior to joining the Firm, Katherine was a Judicial Clerk for the Hon. Brian D. Lynch in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Washington.

  • J.D., magna cum laude, Seattle University School of Law, 2021
    Research and Technical Editor, Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 44; Member, Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 43
  • B.A., Political Science, cum laude, Washington State University, 2017
Bar Admissions
  • Illinois
  • Washington
Professional Affiliations
    • TMA NOW Member, Chicago/Midwest Chapter (2022-Present)
    • Member, International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation, Chicago Network (2022-Present)
    • Member, American Bankruptcy Institute (2020-Present)
    • Member, Women Bankruptcy Attorneys (2020-Present)
    • Member, KCBA Bankruptcy Law Section (2020-Present)
Professional History
    • Judicial Clerk, Hon. Brian D. Lynch, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Washington, Tacoma (2021-2023)