BA UWM, JD Marquette, Mediation – Harvard Law School Program of Instruction for Lawyers
Elder Law Certificate – Mitchell-Hamline University
14th Annual Meeting Charting a Course at the Crossroads, November 2014
12th Annual Meeting “Are we really listening?”, November 2012
The Building Blocks of Collaborative Practice, December 2010
Catherine devotes a substantial amount of time to family law as a divorce attorney and as Guardian ad Litem in child custody and placement cases. She has been retained as an expert in legal negligence cases and is an appointed Court Commissioner by the Hon. Janet Protasiewicz.
She is a board-certified Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA), and her law firm is a certified woman owned firm through the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) and member of the National Association of Minority and Women-owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) and member of the NAMWOLF Trial Pac Committee.
A graduate of Marquette University Law School, she is president of The Association of Marquette University Women, board member of the Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin, board member of the Fellows Foundation of the State of the State of Wisconsin Bar Association, volunteer at the Legal Action of Wisconsin in addition to the firm’s sponsorship of the Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin.