University of Denver

Kathryn A. Reilly

Partner, Wheeler Trigg O’Donnell LLP

Kathryn Reilly represents clients in complex commercial, class action, and antitrust litigation—often involving billions of dollars—including in highly regulated industries such as energy, telecommunications, and healthcare. BTI Consulting named Katie to its nationwide 2019 Client Service All-Stars based on input from corporate counsel, and Chambers USA ranks her for commercial litigation in Colorado. In 2019, Law Week Colorado named Katie the "Barrister's Choice" Best Anti-Trust Lawyer after naming her the "People's Choice" for three straight years. Katie serves on Wheeler Trigg O’Donnell’s five-member management committee.

Katie serves on the boards of the Colorado Women’s Bar Association Foundation and the Colorado Judicial Institute. She is a past board or committee member of Denver Kids Inc., The Women’s Leadership Foundation, Colorado Lawyers Committee, Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce, The Women’s Foundation of Colorado, and La Conexión. Katie is an alumna of both the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce Leadership Denver Program and the Denver Metro Chamber Leadership Foundation Impact Denver Program.

Prior to entering private practice, Katie served a federal judicial clerkship to the Hon. Julia S. Gibbons of U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee and the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. She earned her JD, cum laude, from the New York University School of Law and her BA, with distinction, from the University of Virginia.

Katie also serves as Chair of IAALS' Law Firm Council.