Cate Heaven Young, a corporate attorney practicing in the firm’s St. Cloud and Minneapolis, Minnesota, offices, provides general counsel services to private and public companies. She advises clients on a wide range of business issues, including corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, compliance matters and intellectual property. Cate also assists emerging companies with formation, business planning and financing matters. Cate acquired business counseling experience in her former roles as general counsel for two different publicly traded companies, where she managed all the legal issues for the companies she represented and developed the ability to provide pragmatic legal advice with a strong client-focused perspective.