Kara Harchuck currently serves as Executive Vice President /General Counsel for Hunt Companies, Inc. Her primary responsibilities include leading the legal services department and providing her legal expertise to the company's transactional activity, compliance and governance issues. She also serves on the firm's Investment Committee, Finance Committee, Audit and Ethics Committee and Ethics and Compliance Subcommittee. Prior to joining Hunt Companies, Ms. Harchuck represented a wide spectrum of real estate clients including institutional lenders and investors, developers, public companies and real estate funds in her role as a real estate attorney at Mayer Brown LLP in Chicago, Illinois. Prior to her role at Mayer Brown, Ms. Harchuck learned the construction and development business by working with her family's construction company in the Pittsburgh, PA region. Ms. Harchuck received her J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law and graduated magna cum laude from Allegheny College with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. She is a member of the Illinois Bar, CREW and Real Estate Investment Association.