Katherine L Hemming

Female Personal Injury and Worker's Compensation Attorney
  • Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Medical Malpractice
  • Delaware, Pennsylvania
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Summary

Katie Hemming is an attorney at Weik, Nitsche & Dougherty practicing in the areas of personal injury, workers’ compensation and medical malpractice. Katie is a native Delawarean. She graduated from St. Elizabeth's High School in Wilmington, Delaware. She attended the University of Delaware where she received her bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice. Katie worked full-time while she attended Widener University School of Law at night. Katie worked as a paralegal in the areas of personal injury, criminal and bankruptcy law for 9 years prior to becoming a lawyer.

Prior to joining Weik, Nitsche & Dougherty, Katie worked for a regional personal injury firm representing injured clients. Additionally, Katie previously worked at national and regional defense law firms where she represented insurance companies. As a result, Katie is aware of how insurance companies attempt to diminish the value of injury claims and can effectively advise her clients to achieve the appropriate compensation for their injuries.

Katie is a member of the Delaware Bar and the Federal District Court for the District of Delaware. She is also admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. She is a member of the Delaware State Bar Association Women and Law Section, the Randy J. Holland Delaware Workers’ Compensation American Inn of Court, the American Association for Justice and the Delaware Trial Lawyers Association. She also has served as a coach and judge for the Delaware High School Mock Trial Competition. Additionally, Katie is hearing arbitrations for the Insurance Commissioner of Delaware.

Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Medical Malpractice
Fees
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Delaware
Delaware Supreme Court
Pennsylvania
Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
Professional Experience
Attorney
lundy law
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Associate Attorney
Maron Marvel & Anderson
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Associate Attorney
Heckler & Frabizzio
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Education
Widener University Delaware School of Law
J.D. (2009) | Law
Honors: Certificate of Achievement
Activities: Studied Abroad in Australia
University of Delaware
B.A. (2004) | Criminal Justice
Honors: President's Award
Professional Associations
Delaware Trial Lawyers Association
Current
American Association for Justice
Current
Randy J. Holland Delaware Workers’ Compensation American Inn of Court
Current
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Contact & Map
Weik, Nitsche & Dougherty
305 N. Union Street
Wilmington, DE 19805
USA
Telephone: (302) 655-4040