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Partner Cathleen Yu Included on Phoenix Business Journal’s “2021 Outstanding Women in Business”

Phoenix — The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that Cathleen Yu, a partner and Phoenix Business Law Practice Group chair, has been listed to the Phoenix Business Journal's "2021 Outstanding Women in Business."

The "2021 Outstanding Women in Business" honors 25 women whose leadership and public service around the Phoenix region have drawn notice from their peers. With over 200 nominations, the 2021 honorees were selected by a panel of judges that included past "Outstanding Women in Business" award winners.

Yu's practice focuses on business law and tax-exempt organizations. As chair of the firm's Investor Services Team, she represents tax-exempt organizations with their investments in private equity funds, hedge funds, venture capital funds, leveraged buyouts, mezzanine debt and other alternative investment vehicles. Additionally, she represents clients in mergers and acquisitions, securities and other business transactions. Yu holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Chicago and a Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan Law School.

The "2021 Outstanding Women in Business" selections will be honored at a virtual award ceremony on Thursday, April 8. In addition, Yu and other honorees will be showcased in the April 9 print and online edition of the Phoenix Business Journal.