Nossaman LLP

Katherine C. Bourdon


T 202.887.1453
F 202.466.3215
1666 K Street, NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20006

As a member of Nossaman's Infrastructure Practice Group, Katherine Bourdon counsels passenger and freight railroads, public transit and light rail systems, and state and local government transportation agencies on a variety of regulatory, transactional, and litigation issues. In addition, she assists with the development of major infrastructure projects and a variety of construction, procurement, real estate and contracting matters.

Prior to joining Nossaman, Ms. Bourdon worked as a Transportation Industry Analyst at the United States Surface Transportation Board (STB) where she oversaw the STB's Rail Consumer Assistance Program, an informal dispute resolution program for railroads and rail shippers throughout the country.  She also prepared in-depth briefings and analyses on consumer concerns and rail industry trends to Board Members and STB staff.  

Following law school, Ms. Bourdon served as a Law Clerk and Staff Attorney for The Honorable Charles E. "Chip" Erdmann at the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.

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J.D., The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, 2009

B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1998


Only admitted in Virginia; practicing under the supervision of principals of the Firm who are members of the DC Bar.

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Virginia Women Attorneys Association

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