Katherine qualified as a solicitor in 2004. She joined Weightmans in 2010, becoming an associate in 2014 and the team manager of the disease team in Leicester in May 2017.
Katherine has experience of claimant work, having trained with a claimant firm before moving into defendant work in 2006. Having gained extensive experience of accidents at work, slips/trips and disease work, Katherine now focuses on high value asbestos cases such as pleural thickening, asbestosis, lung cancer, and mesothelioma. She handles all types of diseases to include: noise-induced hearing loss, HAVS, work-related upper limb disorders, asthma, dermatitis, bladder cancer, stress. Katherine acts on behalf of insurers, businesses/organisations and local authorities.
Katherine is actively involved with the Leicestershire Law Society and is the Chair of the Equality & Diversity committee. She regularly delivers training, presentations and seminars to clients regarding disease claims.
In her spare time, Katherine enjoys reading, the theatre and spending time with her family.