Sandra M. Katalinic
Sandra has practised exclusively as a litigator in Vancouver since her call to the Bar. She joined Eyford Macaulay Shaw & Padmanabhan in 2016. Her practice is mainly in the areas of personal injury, motor vehicle and insurance claims. In addition, she has acted in professional negligence claims, wrongful dismissal claims and civil and commercial litigation.
Sandra has appeared as counsel at all court levels in British Columbia. She has considerable experience as trial counsel in both judge-alone and jury trials in the B.C. Supreme Court and as appellate counsel before the Court of Appeal. She also has appeared as co-counsel at the Supreme Court of Canada. She acts frequently in mediations often involving complex multi-party disputes and also has represented clients in arbitrations.
Sandra is a contributing author to the British Columbia Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Practice Manual (“Family Compensation Act” chapter), a member of the Editorial Board for the British Columbia Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Practice Manual and a lecturer for Continuing Legal Education and Canadian Defence Lawyers.
Called to the Bar: 1994 LL.B. University of Alberta, 1993 B.A. University of British Columbia, 1989