Kathryn (Katie) Donovan, Esq.


Meet Katie

Meet Katie

Katie primarily focuses on representing buyers and sellers in residential transactions, including drafting, reviewing, and negotiating purchase and sale agreements and confirming lenders’ mortgage commitments.

Outside the Office

In the summertime, Katie loves soaking up as much sun as possible at the beach or pool and at her family home on the Cape. Each summer, she organizes a Charity Annual Memorial Golf Tournament in honor of her late brother and father, which she is extremely passionate about. Katie enjoys a good glass of wine with friends and spending time with her son and their two dogs, Gus the Great Dane and Ollie the black lab.

Community Involvement

Longtime organizer, Charity Annual Memorial Golf Tournament


J.D., Suffolk University Law School
B.A., Villanova University

Bar & Court Admissions

Massachusetts, State and Federal
Vermont, State and Federal



Before joining the team at Ligris, Katie worked as a Deputy State’s Attorney in Vermont, prosecuting criminal cases ranging from DUI to murder. For the past ten years, her practice has focused on all aspects of real estate, from zoning, to foreclosure, to purchases and sales.

Why Katie?

Why Katie?

Ligris is an exceptional team of legal professionals. From Katie's first day with the firm, it was clear to her that the focus is on people. For Ligris, that means treating their employees well and building great client relationships. Katie is honored to be a part of the team.

Proudest Moment

“Every day with my son. I could not be more proud of the person he has become!”


“Going for a ride in the Jeep with the top down.”

Comfort Food

“Chinese take-out! A lifetime favorite!!”

On My Playlist

“Anything Country, Pearl Jam, AC/DC always brings a smile”

Favorite Vacation

“Every vacation is a favorite. Seeing new places and spending time outside of everyday hectic life is such a treat.”

Super Hero Power

“Decluttering – I can wipe out a mess in minutes!!”

Energy Booster

“Taking the dogs for a walk. They often walk me but we are all happier when we return home!”