Catherine, a member of the Technology, Manufacturing & Transportation team, has been a civil litigation paralegal for more than 35 years. She has been the first chair paralegal in hundreds of jury and non-jury cases in federal and state courts involving intellectual property, environmental, legal malpractice, oil and gas, insurance receivership, employment, administrative and other complex civil business disputes.
Catherine has developed many of the forms, procedures, systems and techniques used within the firm and in federal and state courts in the trial of complex, multiparty and eDiscovery/document-intensive litigation. She has served as instructor for a post-graduate course for paralegals, and she is a frequent guest lecturer on litigation paralegal practices.
Her notable experience assisting trial teams as first chair paralegal include: