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Katie Giel is a member of the Real Estate Practice in Greenberg Traurig’s Phoenix office. Her practice focuses on real estate transactions, including acquisitions, dispositions, development, and commercial leasing of a wide variety of commercial property, including multi-use developments, office buildings, retail spaces, restaurants, and industrial sites.



  • U.S. Senatorial Campaign, 2017-2018
    • Deputy Finance Director, 2018
    • Campaign Associate, 2017
  • Grassroots Fundraising Organizer, U.S. Presidential Campaign, 2016
  • Event Coordinator, U.S. Congressional Campaign, 2015-2016
  • Director of Middle School Debate, Phoenix Country Day School, 2015
  • Director of Public Forum Debate, Thunder Speech, Theater, and Debate Company at Desert Vista High School, 2012-2014
  • Legal Extern, City of Phoenix, 2021
  • Judicial Extern, Hon. Paul McMurdie, Arizona Court of Appeals, Division 1, 2021
  • Judicial Extern, Hon. Douglas Rayes, U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona, 2020
  • Intern, Javelina Campaign Consulting and Public Affairs, 2015
  • Intern, Office of Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema, 2015
  • Policy Intern, Arizona State Senate, 2015

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, Super Lawyers Magazine, Southwest Super Lawyers, "Rising Stars," 2024
  • Coach of Distinction, National Speech and Debate Association, 2014-2015
  • Member, The National LGBTQ+ Bar Association, 2023-Present
  • Member, Arizona Women Lawyer’s Association, 2019-Present


  • J.D., Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
    • Articles Editor, Arizona State Law Journal
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Barrett, The Honors College at Arizona State University
    • National Merit Scholar
  • Arizona
  • Spanish, Conversational