SCHATZ, CAROLINE

Paralegal

Contact

Montreal office : 514 845-3533

F : 514 845-9522

cschatz@morencyavocats.com

Education

Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Accounting and a minor in Organizational Behaviour and Personnel from McGill University (1991)

About

Having more than 30 years of litigation experience, Caroline Schatz is responsible for the gathering of information and preparation of evidence.  She assists the attorneys by participating in meetings with witnesses (interview and preparation for their discovery), with experts (analysis and summary of expert reports), performs legal research, document management (analysis and research) and reviews documents in preparation of chronology of events.

On occasion, she attends examinations on discovery and trial to manage the exhibits, undertakings and objections.  Simultaneously, she prepares summaries of testimonies given, while accessing the Summation database to monitor and verify testimonies as well as assisting in the preparation of cross-examinations.

In addition to being trilingual (English, French and German), Caroline masters several specialized software programs, providing technological support to attorneys in the management of evidence throughout the litigation and at trial.  She monitors the litigation files by drafting routine correspondence and draft procedures.

Social and Professionnal activities

  • Member of the Parents Advisory Committee at Académie Marie-Claire since 2007
  • Former member of the Board of Directors of Notre Dame Secretarial College