Katherine H. Oblak

Katherine H. Oblak

KATHERINE H. OBLAK, a member of HMB's Litigation Group, represents clients involved in various business disputes in both state and federal courts. Kate represents businesses and their owners in shareholder derivative suits, as well as in actions arising under consumer fraud and breaches of fiduciary duty.  Kate tailors each client's case to its particular business needs and expectations. 

Kate graduated from Loyola University of Chicago School of Law, cum laude. In law school, she was an Executive Editor on the Loyola Law Journal and earned the CALI Award for Excellence in Legal Writing I and II.

Before her time at HMB, Kate worked at a national law firm headquartered in Chicago. There, she concentrated her practice on consumer financial services and class action litigation.

Prior to her legal career, Kate was a journalist at Chicago Home and Chicago magazines. Kate also is a published author in Condé Nast Traveler magazine and on mylifetime.com. Kate obtained her undergraduate degree from Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism.

Outside of her practice at HMB, Kate volunteers with National Immigrant Justice Center to help asylum seekers.



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          • Contact Information
          • Bar Admissions
            • Illinois  (2011)
          • Education
            • Loyola University of Chicago School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2011
            • Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism, B.A., 2005
          • Court Admissions
            • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois (2011)
            • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan (2013)
            • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana (2012)

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