Angela is the Director of the Transactional Law Services Group. She primarily advises on business and commercial law matters related to purchasing goods and services at the University, including general business counseling, contract drafting, negotiation, and licensing. She also advises in a variety of other areas including athletics related contracts, technology agreements, collaborations, and other complex commercial transactions. Prior to coming to the University of Minnesota, Angela worked as in-house counsel at a number of Minnesota companies, was an associate at Gray Plant Mooty in Minneapolis, and worked in finance for an international automaker. Angela received her JD from University of Wisconsin Law School and her BA from the University of Michigan.