Women in Business Law: Managing Large-scale Cases in High-Profile and Pressure Environments

January 25, 2018 | 6/28/18 12:10 pm | Drinko 251

The Women in Business Law Series welcomes Moritz alumna Catherine Woltering, a Partner at Baker|Hostetler, in Columbus.

Catherine Woltering will speak with students about her practice on complex commercial, securities and bankruptcy litigation matters, with experience in all phases of civil litigation in state and federal courts, alternative dispute resolution, and managing large-scale cases in high-profile and pressure environments.

Catherine is a current member of court-appointed counsel to the Securities Investor Protection Act (SIPA) Trustee, Irving H. Picard, for the liquidation of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC (BLMIS). She is a key member of several teams that investigate and litigate the Trustee’s claims against hedge funds, investment banks, and financial institutions, including significant involvement in litigation involving complex derivative and financial products. While working on the Madoff case, she has worked on issues such as the extraterritorial application of the Bankruptcy Code and the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, among other issues.

Catherine’s has been recognized recently as Ohio Super Lawyers “Rising Star” from 2014 to 2016, Columbus Business First: People to Know in Law (2016), and Ohio Diversity Council’s “Most Powerful and Influential Women” Award (2016).

Catherine is a graduate of The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law.

Registration for this event is now closed.