Katherine N. Gourley

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Katie Gourley focuses her practice on real estate, with a concentration on acquisition, development, disposition and leasing. She has experience representing owners, contractors, subcontractors and architects in the negotiation of design and construction contracts within a variety of asset classes that include office, multifamily and student housing, retail, warehouse and mixed-use projects.

Katie has also prepared and negotiated purchase and sale agreements, handling the acquisition and sale of both improved and unimproved properties, from negotiation through closing. In addition, she has experience negotiating and preparing leases, and has provided general assistance with leasing and property management issues.Having handled all facets of the purchase, sale and development of real estate properties, Katie employs a well-rounded perspective when working with clients to understand their ultimate goals for each transaction.

Recognitions and Memberships


  • Houstonia Magazine: Houston Top Lawyer (2020 and 2022)


  • CREW Houston (2022 to present)
  • CREMM (2019 to present)
  • Houston Bar Association

Prior Positions

  • The Honorable Judge Kathleen Hamilton, 359th District Court: Legal Inern (2015)
  • The Honorable Judge Julie Mathew, County Court at Law 3: Legal Intern 2015)


  • Texas


  • J.D., Baylor University School of Law, 2017, cum laude; Baylor Law Review, Technical Editor
  • B.A., Political Science, Texas A&M University, 2014, magna cum laude