Kathy McCormac joined Winer, Burritt and Tillis in February 2020 to manage cases of Catholic Clergy and Boy Scout Leader Abuse. Prior to becoming an Attorney, she was a Pediatric Registered Nurse and has been a long-time advocate of protection of children.
Kathy began her legal career in Los Angeles handling childhood sexual abuse cases. She maintains her own firm and has represented individuals in abuse claims since 1995. Kathy has litigated cases, successfully arbitrated, settled and tried cases for her clients since 1992. She has argued appellate cases related to discrimination before the California and 9th Circuit Courts. In addition, she represents health care workers in discipline matters.
Kathy graduated from the University of Missouri with a BSN and from Loyola Law School in 1991. She is a published author who regularly speaks on legal topics in her areas of expertise. Kathy is a member of the American Association of Nurse Attorneys, 2010 President and recipient of the Cynthia Northrop Distinguished Service Award; The AIDS Legal Panel Referral and recipient of the San Francisco Attorney of the Year in 1999; The Lawyers Club of San Francisco and Recipient of the Northern California Super Lawyer distinction.