Catherine A. Pawluch received a Master's Degree in Economics from McGill University in Montreal and holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree from Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto. Her practice involves advising and representing shippers and carriers with respect to freight claims, logistics contracts, and security and transportation risk management issues. Catherine has been recognized as a top transportation lawyer in The Best Lawyers in Canada, Lexpert's Guide to the Top 100 Industry Specialists in Canada, and the Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada. She was the first Canadian to be elected as president of the US-based Transportation Lawyers Association. She also served as president of the Canadian Transport Lawyers' Association.