- About Catherine
- Publications & Speaking
- Community Involvement
- Awards & Recognition
Cathy acts on behalf of a number of insurance companies including West Wawanosh and Westport and corporations including Wal-Mart, Union Gas and the City of London as well as the Office of the Children’s Lawyer. She regularly defends claims arising from motor vehicle accidents, accident benefits claims, property losses and occupiers’ liability matters. She also defends professional liability claims advanced against insurance brokers, investment advisors and police.
In the estate litigation field, Cathy has extensive experience in matters involving passings of accounts on behalf of estate trustees and guardians.
Cathy is active within the four walls of Siskinds as the head of our General Litigation team, a member of the firm’s Associates and Articling Committees and as an articling student principal and mentor. She is also a past member of the firm’s Board of Directors, Ethics and Conflicts Committees.
Outside of work, Cathy is the Chair of the A.B. Lucas Secondary School Council and the trainer of her daughter’s Bluewater Hawks Midget AA hockey team.
University of Western Ontario
Publications & Speaking
Lecturer: Middlesex Law Association and the Ontario Bar Association Automobile Insurance Issues, 2004
Panelist: Middlesex Law Association, New Developments in Personal Injury Law, 2008
Lecturer: Middlesex Law Association Straight from the Bench Conference, 2008
Panelist: UWO / OTLA Women’s Panel
Mentor: Middlesex Law Association Mentor Dinner
Lecturer: OBA Simplifying Simplified Procedure, 2010
Speaker: Siskinds Womens Lunch and Learn Program
Speaker: OMIA Brokers Seminar
Speaker: Insurance Brokers Seminars, 2005, 2006 and 2014
Law Society of Upper Canada
Middlesex Law Association – (Past President)
Canadian Defence Lawyers Association