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Katherine Treistman Joins Arnold & Porter's Complex Litigation Practice in Houston

February 1, 2021

HOUSTON February 1, 2021 — Arnold & Porter announced today that Katherine Treistman has joined the firm's Complex Litigation practice as a partner, resident in Houston.

"Katherine has handled a wide range of complex disputes across a number of industries," said Christopher Odell, head of Arnold & Porter's Houston office. "Her arrival strengthens our presence in Houston and adds depth to the litigation capabilities nationally."

Ms. Treistman's practice focuses on complex commercial disputes in the energy, technology, and finance sectors. She has represented clients in high-stakes commercial disputes in state and federal courts, as well as in arbitration proceedings. Ms. Treistman handles disputes ranging from antitrust, auditor liability, and employment, to other commercial claims.

In joining Arnold & Porter, Ms. Treistman commented: "Arnold & Porter's deep bench of talented litigators and the firm's platform complements my practice perfectly. The litigation team is engaged in some of the most high-profile, complex matters, and I look forward to helping my new colleagues and clients navigate these issues."

Ms. Treistman earned her JD from the University of Texas School of Law, with honors, where she was elected to the Order of the Coif and served as a member of the Texas Law Review. She received her BA, magna cum laude, from Tufts University. She spent the first 20 years of her practice at a nationally prominent litigation boutique.

About Arnold & Porter's Complex Litigation Practice

Adept at combining business practicality with creative litigation strategies, Arnold & Porter has an established track record for resolving high-stakes disputes across the commercial landscape. As seasoned trial lawyers, we bring the analytical and strategic firepower to achieve our clients' objectives. Our litigation teams combine subject-matter expertise with sophisticated advocacy skills to deliver effective solutions to complex or seemingly intractable disputes. Our record of success spans the full range of business issues, including breach of contract and fiduciary duties, RICO, commercial fraud, state consumer protection laws and consumer fraud, and alter ego and veil piercing claims.

About Arnold & Porter

With nearly 1,000 lawyers practicing in 14 offices around the globe, Arnold & Porter serves clients across 40 distinct practice areas. The firm offers 100 years of renowned regulatory expertise, sophisticated litigation and transactional practices, and leading multidisciplinary offerings in the life sciences and financial services industries.