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San Diego Office
401 West A Street
Suite 925
San Diego, CA 92101
Tel: (619) 794-0050
Fax: (619) 615-2180

Practice Areas

  • Business
  • Real Estate


  • J.D., Columbia University School of Law, 2002
  • A.B., Brown University, 1999


  • California
  • New York




Kate Hong assists clients in raising capital and obtaining financing through private and public debt offerings, secured and unsecured loans, private equity offerings and asset purchase and sale transactions.  She has extensive experience in entity formation, corporate compliance, SEC filings, and advising clients with respect to entity selection, structure, and operation. Ms. Hong is also experienced in real estate matters including leases, easements, and purchase and sale transactions. Her practice covers tenant in common and syndicated transactions, and she has extensive experience negotiating and drafting tenant in common agreements, management agreements, loan documents, mezzanine/bridge loan agreements, assignment agreements, operating agreements and consents. 

Ms. Hong is well-versed in corporate provisions relating to syndicated transactions, and she has broad experience closing purchases and sales of syndicated properties across the country.  She also advises a number of nonprofit and educational organizations about tax exempt status, disclosure requirements, and corporate and tax compliance under California and federal law. 

Prior to joining Gresham Savage, Ms. Hong served as in-house counsel for a real estate company in San Diego.  She started her career at a New York firm as an associate in the securitization and secured transactions group. During law school at Columbia University, Ms. Hong was a managing editor of the Columbia Human Rights Law Review and a recipient of the Human Rights Internship Program fellowship and the Public Interest Law Initiative fellowship.


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