Katie is a member of Lewis Wagner’s Transportation Practice Group where she devotes a substantial amount of her practice to representing commercial carriers and drivers in litigation involving wrongful death, catastrophic injury and property damage claims. She frequently litigates in both state and federal court and also assists clients in pre-suit investigation, including 24/7 state-wide emergency accident investigation. Katie is actively involved in all phases of the litigation process to protect the interests of motor carriers and their drivers; she zealously advocates on their behalf to reach the best possible outcome, whether it be through alternative dispute resolution or trial. Katie employs a professional, common-sense approach to litigation which results in favorable results for her clients and respect from her peers in the legal community on both sides of the bar.
The transportation industry is ever-changing, and Katie stays up-to-date on new developments as an active member of several transportation-related associations including ALFA International’s Transportation Practice Group, the Trucking Industry Defense Association (“TIDA”), and the Defense Research Institute (“DRI”) Trucking Law Committee, where she serves as the Public Service Liaison.