Katharina Martinka

Of Counsel

Katharina Martinka is Of Counsel with Nimbus Legal on a part-time basis, providing legal services and advice to both publicly and privately held businesses.

I am an experienced attorney serving as outsourced, interim and project General Counsel to SaaS, social network apps, internet, IOT and traditional software and hardware tech companies.  I focus on technology licensing, privacy, IP portfolio management, Employment law, M&A and litigation management. I have also represented retailers, distributors and cosmetics manufacturers.  I have significant international law experience in a variety of disciplines.  The size of my client companies ranges from $70M to $19B in annual revenues. I am a people person and have the unique ability to forge long-lasting and trusted relationships—primarily via remote representation.

Highlights from 2018 include (1) working with Adaptive Insights, the SaaS leader in Corporate Performance Management (CPM) software on outbound SaaS transactions for the close of its quarter and FY; and (2) serving as temporary General Counsel at Strava, the social network for athletes while the General Counsel is on maternity leave.

I am a native Wisconsinite and currently reside in San Francisco, CA, Scottsdale, AZ and Sedona, AZ. I am an active member of the California, San Francisco and Arizona bar associations.

Admitted States:  Arizona and California

Education:  Bachelor of Arts, Honors of Highest Distinction – University of Michigan; Juris Doctor – Santa Clara University School of Law

Fun Fact:  I am a wine enthusiast and received my Level 1 Sommelier designation from the Court of Master Sommeliers, Americas in 2013.  I continue to expand my knowledge and appreciation of wine and enjoy discovering up and coming geographical areas of distinction in the wine industry.