Clients know that when I represent them, I’m going to be genuine and honest. They also know that I will listen sincerely, strategize thoroughly, and think creatively. I take pride in realistically managing expectations throughout every phase of a case, in order to get the best result possible.
Catherine “Kieffer” Petree is a litigator who represents clients in high stakes casualty matters and general commercial litigation. In her casualty practice, Kieffer has advised on a full range of claims including personal injury, wrongful death, and indemnity claims arising from industrial accidents and explosions. Her clients from the transportation, maritime, construction, petrochemical, and oil and gas industries appreciate her style of open communication that facilitates quick work. A true problem-solver, Kieffer enjoys analyzing the details in each case to advocate in her clients’ interest.
Kieffer’s practice focuses on general and commercial litigation, with a background in railroad, trucking, admiralty and maritime, and commercial matters. She has experience defending clients in casualty claims, employee injury claims, contractual claims, class action defense, real estate/property matters, and regulatory matters. Kieffer’s experience also includes catastrophic casualty claims, FELA claims, railroad crossing accident claims, Jones Act claims, platform explosion claims, maritime indemnity matters, commercial construction disputes, and residential property damage claims.