Catie Marie Niolet

Catie Marie is a lawyer who is fueled by creativity and seeking unique ways to solve problems. She grew up in Birmingham, Alabama and attended Mississippi State University. She then moved to New York City, where she attended Brooklyn Law School and received a certificate in Intellectual Property and Media Law. 

Prior to joining Fortif, Catie Marie worked in the public sector as a children’s disability rights attorney. She brings the same level of thoughtfulness and integrity to her current practice. Catie Marie works closely with nonprofits and start-ups on matters ranging from formation to strategic planning to grant applications. 

“Fortif’s lawyers play many roles: attorney, strategic partner, counselor. Knowing that the success of our client means success for the State of Alabama gives us a personal interest in providing an excellent service to our client every day when we come to work.” 


  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 2018
  • Mississippi State University, B.A. in English Literature, Spanish Minor, 2015

Community Involvement

  • Homewood Community Church Worship Leader
  • Firehouse Community Arts Center Board Member
  • Desert Island Supply Company
  • Rosedale Food Pantry
  • Immigration Clinic, Catholic Charities
  • Disability Rights Mississippi


  • NextGenBHM: Law Honoree (2021)


  • Alabama
  • Mississippi

Lawyers on a mission.