Creighton Shatford Hirbour
Barristers & Solicitors /Avocats
14 Electric St., P.O. Box 398 / 14 rue Electric, C.P. 398
Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 3Z5/ Amherst, Nouvelle-Écosse B4H 3Z5
Phone: (902) 667-8490
Fax: (902) 667-6081
Catherine is a graduate of St. Francis Xavier University and holds a B.A. Honours in Political Science. Following graduation, she spent five months working for a Peruvian non governmental organization. Catherine then moved to Vancouver and completed her Master’s degree in Political Science and her Law degree at the University of British Columbia.
After articling at a national firm in Vancouver, Catherine came to Nova Scotia and has joined Creighton Shatford as an associate. She was called to the Bar of Nova Scotia in November 2009. Catherine is developing a practice in the areas of civil litigation, family, real property, estates and business law. Catherine is pleased to offer clients her collaborative family law services by helping clients resolve their issues in a dignified and cost-effective way without having recourse to the traditional court system.
The Participation Agreement includes a commitment not to begin a court proceeding.
Collaborative family law respects relationships.
Collaborative family law safeguards participants’ privacy, because proceedings are not public record.
Collaborative family law gives participants control over the pace of their process.