Katie Dahlinghaus

Katie Dahlinghaus practices in the areas of affordable housing development, real estate transactions, and non-profit governance.

Ms. Dahlinghaus represents nonprofit clients, housing authorities, and public agencies in all aspects of the real estate development process including the negotiation and drafting of loan documents, easement agreements, purchase and sale agreements, ground leases, construction contracts, and service agreements. She has experience working on real estate developments utilizing funding from tax-exempt bonds, low-income housing tax credits, state and local financing programs, and HUD and USDA programs. In addition, Ms. Dahlinghaus advises clients on matters pertaining to corporate formation and governance, and federal and state tax exemption issues.


  • A.B., cum laude, Harvard University
  • J.D., University of California, Berkeley, School of Law

Professional and Volunteer Affiliations

  • State Bar of California
  • American Bar Association Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Economic Development
  • Nonprofit Housing Association of Northern California Emerging Leaders Peer Network