Candace is an experienced mergers and acquisitions attorney and deal team leader with a focus in the technology, healthcare, and real estate industries. Additionally, she regularly advises clients on a variety of general corporate matters, including commercial contracts, tax and equity structuring matters, and privacy and cyber security concerns. Candace is licensed to practice law in both Minnesota and Texas.

Candace received her Juris Doctorate, summa cum laude, from Hamline University School of Law in 2014 and her Bachelor of Arts, cum laude in International Studies from Macalester College in 2011. She also earned a Global Arbitration Law and Practice Certificate from Hamline Law’s nationally ranked Dispute Resolution Institution and a Business Law Certificate from Hamline Law’s Business Law Institute. During law school, Candace participated in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Competition.

After law school, Candace served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Christine A. Nowak on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. Candace is an active member of the Dallas Bar Association, Vivaldi Patron Circle, DAYL Foundation, and Minnesota State Bar Association.  Additionally, she currently serves as Chair of the Civil Liberties & Civil Rights Section of the State Bar of Texas.

Candace enjoys cycling, running, and reading historical fiction in her free time.  She also likes spending time with her shih tzu dog Artie.