Katherine L Hemming

Female Personal Injury and Worker's Compensation Attorney
  • Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Medical Malpractice
  • Delaware, Pennsylvania
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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
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Delaware Supreme Court
Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
Professional Experience
lundy law
Associate Attorney
Maron Marvel & Anderson
Associate Attorney
Heckler & Frabizzio
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
American Association for Justice
Randy J. Holland Delaware Workers’ Compensation American Inn of Court
Social Media
Contact & Map
Weik, Nitsche & Dougherty
305 N. Union Street
Wilmington, DE 19805
Telephone: (302) 655-4040