Whether writing a feature article on tackling children’s sleep issues, or researching the latest information on brain studies for a newsletter, Katherine Mikkelson, a Chicago based independent writer, delivers well-researched, concise communications on deadline.  With over 15 years of experience in the field, Mikkelson’s articles have appeared in the Chicago TribuneAdoptive Families magazine as well as professional association publications, small business and nonprofit communications.  Mikkelson is a lawyer-turned-writer. Having practiced employment law for five years, she is adept at transforming legalese into readable prose.