Catherine is a London based Senior Associate.  Having trained at Clyde & Co, Catherine qualified into the Marine and International Trade department in 2008.  Her principal area of practice is contentious shipping disputes, with a particular focus on bill of lading and charterparty claims.  Catherine regularly advises on marine insurance, ship building and commodity trading disputes, and in addition, provides transactional advice in the shipping sector.  Her clients include cargo owners, charterers, insurers, shipyards and commodity traders.

Catherine has extensive experience in both High Court and London arbitration proceedings and regularly works closely with foreign lawyers in the context of proceedings and enforcement in other jurisdictions.