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Lathrop Gages Adds Real Estate and Corporate Associates in Kansas City

5/16/2018

Kansas City, MO. (May 16, 2018)Lathrop Gage is pleased to welcome two new associates to its Real Estate and Corporate Law practices in the Kansas City office.

Angela Burnett works with clients on general business transactions as well as financing and commercial real estate transactions. She has represented lending institutions and borrowers as well as buyers and sellers in commercial real estate matters.

Prior to joining Lathrop Gage, Burnett worked at Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP, one of the leading law firms in Houston. During law school, Burnett participated in the Asylum & Human Trafficking Clinic helping vulnerable clients who sought assistance and could not be helped by traditional legal aid offices.

Burnett received her juris doctor in May 2016 from South Texas College of Law, magna cum laude and was on the Dean’s Honor list. She was a member of the South Texas Law Review, and was the recipient of an Association of Corporate Counsel Award. Burnett earned a B.A. in Communications Studies from Texas State University in May 2013.

Andrea Young focuses her practice on real estate law. She works with clients on negotiating and drafting sales agreements, commercial leases and construction contracts. In addition, she drafts real estate documents related to sale-leasebacks and economic development incentives.

Prior to joining Lathrop Gage, Young was associate general counsel for Port KC, formerly known as the Port Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, where she focused on real estate and regulatory compliance matters. Young also served as the compliance officer for the organization and oversaw the minority and women owned business enterprise inclusion program, and developed and implemented compliance policy and procedures for Port KC operations.

Young received her juris doctor from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law in May 2015, where she was on the Dean’s List. She earned her B.A. in Urban Planning and Design at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, cum laude, in July 2011.

 

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