Caitlin’s practice is focused on litigating insurance coverage and bad faith claims, product liability claims, and general tort claims. Prior to joining Frost Brown Todd, Caitlin spent several years at a litigation boutique firm counseling and defending clients in complex and high-stakes litigation, with a particular focus in the insurance and automotive industries as well as the higher education space. Caitlin has represented and defended clients through all stages of litigation.
Caitlin’s practice also includes business litigation, including commercial disputes, contract disputes, real estate litigation, employment disputes, non-compete agreements, and defamation claims. Caitlin has represented a wide variety of small, mid-size and large business clients, including new and emerging businesses. She has significant experience counseling and advising clients before a dispute arises, and she knows the value of being a path finder and problem solver before and after litigation is filed.
Outside of the office, Caitlin enjoys spending time outdoors, whether exploring Central Ohio’s bike paths and hiking trails, tailgating for The Ohio State Buckeyes and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, or playing in the backyard with her two sons.
Obtained summary judgment for vehicle manufacturer on manufacturing and design defect claims involving front impact air bag and seat belt systems.
Successfully defended large public university against wrongful termination and defamation claims involving former band director.
Part of the team which successfully defeated claims against insurance company arising from a criminal data breach.
Defended insurance company client against claims involving underwriting practices and agent conduct.
The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, J.D.
University of Notre Dame, B.A., English 2010
Southern District of Ohio, 2014
Sixth Circuit, 2016