Coleman Talley is pleased to welcome Catherine Zhu to the firm’s Valdosta office. Catherine will join the firm’s transactional group as an Associate, pending bar exam results. She will practice in private equity, commercial transactions, environmental law, and affordable housing.
About Catherine Zhu
Catherine recently returned to the United States and obtained her Master of Laws from Emory University in May 2020. Before moving to Georgia, Catherine practiced as an attorney in New Zealand where she worked primarily in securities regulation, aviation law, and military law. In New Zealand, she served as an attorney at the New Zealand Civil Aviation Authority where she managed complex aviation regulatory issues, drafted legislation, and oversaw the Authority’s health and safety prosecutions. She went on to work at the New Zealand Stock Exchange where she oversaw public listings and offerings and led investigations into issuer and broker/dealer conduct.
Catherine graduated from Victoria University of Wellington with a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations in 2011, and her Bachelor of Laws in 2013. She was admitted to practice in New Zealand in 2013 and maintains a current New Zealand practicing certificate.
Catherine is an active member of the Georgia Asian Pacific American Bar Association.
About Coleman Talley LLP
Coleman Talley LLP is a leading mid-size law firm dedicated to providing trusted legal services for more than eight decades. The firm is committed to fostering industry-focused and lasting client relationships, representing clients throughout the Southeastern United States from offices in Valdosta and Atlanta, Georgia and Jacksonville, Florida.