Cathy Rude

Senior Paralegal

Cathy Rude is a senior paralegal in Cooley’s business department.  She concentrates on corporate and securities law with an emphasis on public offerings and Securities and Exchange Commission compliance.  She also assists venture funds with their reporting obligations under Sections 13 and 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 in relation to their portfolio companies.

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  • CinCor Pharma – $212 Million IPO 

  • Braze – $572 Million IPO 

  • Sustainable Asset Manager Vision Ridge Closes $1.25 Billion Fund 


  • Boston College, Carroll School of Management
    MBA, 2007

  • Boston University, Metropolitan College
    BA, Economics
    summa cun laude, 2003

  • Loyola University Chicago, Institute for Paralegal Studies
    Litigation Practice Certificate in Paralegal Studies, 2014


  • Massachusetts Paralegal Association