Catherine Temple is a partner with the firm, practicing in the areas of personal injury, municipal litigation and insurance defence.
Catherine has a broad and varied civil litigation background. Prior to joining Templeman Menninga LLP, she practiced in Toronto for over 14 years where she represented both plaintiffs and defendants in legal actions arising from car accidents, slips and falls, professional negligence involving hospitals and nursing homes, sexual abuse and property disputes. Catherine has appeared as counsel in the Superior Court of Justice in both jury and judge alone trials, as well as at the Ontario Court of Appeal and the Financial Services Commission of Ontario.
A native of Belleville, Catherine attended University of Ottawa, graduating with a Bachelor of Nursing Science in 1992. After working as a Registered Nurse at Belleville General Hospital, she obtained her law degree from University of Windsor in 1996.
Catherine is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, as well as the Hastings County Law Association