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Katie L. Bireley


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Katie L. Bireley


  • Telephone

  • Fax

    (414) 238-6662

  • Email

  • Office

    411 East Wisconsin Avenue
    Suite 1000
    Milwaukee, WI 53202

Katie Bireley is a member of the Real Estate Section. She focuses her practice on property tax issues, real estate development projects, real estate transactions, commercial leasing, and zoning and land use matters. As a member of the Property Tax Assessment Team, Katie provides comprehensive advice and advocacy for health care systems and providers, religious organizations, and other charitable/benevolent organizations on property tax exemption issues. She also represents landowners and businesses in excessive taxation litigation. 

Prior to joining von Briesen, Katie served as in-house counsel for a New York property management company and real estate developer where she gained significant experience in civil litigation, construction law, real estate law, brokerage disputes, and commercial tenant issues. Her trial experience includes all aspects of trial in state and federal courts, from inception through appeal.

  • New York Law School, J.D., 2013
  • University of Wisconsin, B.A., 2009

  • Wisconsin
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York, District of New Jersey

  • American Bar Association (Litigation Section)
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Milwaukee Bar Association
  • National Association of Women Lawyers (NAWL)
  • Association for Women Lawyers (AWL)
  • National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP-WI)
  • Wisconsin Commercial Real Estate Women (WCREW)