Cat focuses her practice in business litigation, where she handles matters at all stages from client counseling to pretrial to preparation for appeal.

Before joining Shook, Cat was a judicial law clerk for the Hon. Bobby E. Shepherd, Circuit Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. 

As a summer associate, she worked on a variety of civil and business litigation matters related to labor and employment, professional malpractice and liability, consumer protection, and administrative law.  During law school, she represented clients in a civil litigation clinic and competed in national moot court.