Cary brings unique experience to the firm as a partner in KJK’s Corporate, Securities, Private Equity, and Technology practice groups.
She has spent her career counseling executives and owners in launching and profitably growing their companies. For public companies, Cary has prepared shareholder reports, proxies, and corporate governance documents, lead contract strategies and negotiations, secured cost savings and competitive agreements, and assisted in the achievement of multi-state and federal regulatory compliance. For high-growth start-ups and closely held companies, she has assisted founders, investors and other stakeholders with matters related to domicile selection and entity formation, fund formation, fundraising), securities compliance, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance. Cary’s experience comes from a wide range of clients with unique needs, including: financial services companies, software companies, real estate developers, medical marijuana entrepreneurs, breweries, restaurants and bars, registered broker-dealers and investment advisors, healthcare providers, manufacturers and high net worth individuals.
Cary’s leadership also extends beyond KJK, including serving as a board member for the Great Lakes Science Center. In her spare time, she enjoys golf, cycling, cooking, design and craft beer. Cary has traveled across the globe to Australia, Italy, and France, and extensively within the United States to places like Big Sur, the Great Smoky Mountains, and Nantucket. She has proudly called the City of Cleveland home since 2005 and is committed to its revitalization.