Catherine is a passionate advocate who provides insightful counsel to clients facing complex legal challenges, particularly in construction and infrastructure disputes, tax disputes and business-critical corporate and commercial disputes. Catherine is dedicated to providing excellent client service and her focused and collaborative approach to achieving client objectives makes her a valued advisor.
Catherine represents a diverse group of clients, including major financial institutions, government entities and multinational public and private corporations. Catherine has represented clients in in the construction and infrastructure industry in a wide array of disputes, including involving construction liens and trusts, bond and insurance claims, contract interpretation, and delay claims. Catherine also represents large Canadian corporations in tax litigation disputes at all stages of interaction with the Canada Revenue Agency. Catherine has specific experience with disputes regarding transfer pricing and the general anti-avoidance rule.
Catherine has appeared before all levels of court in Ontario, as well as before the Tax Court of Canada. Catherine also has experience with alternative dispute resolution, including mediation and arbitration.
Catherine is deeply committed to access to justice and is a regular Pro Bono Ontario duty counsel volunteer.