Catherine Stivers Bertram


Cassie focuses her practice on product liability and premises liability defense. She represents a wide variety of clients, ranging from a leading consumer goods retailer to various medical, industrial and recreational product manufacturers, in high-stakes litigation. She is adept at tailoring her approach to meet each client’s unique circumstance and objectives, whether building a litigation strategy or negotiating settlements.

Prior to joining Dinsmore, Cassie practiced in the Lexington office of Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs.


  • University of Kentucky College of Law  (J.D., 2000)
    • Kentucky Law Journal, staff member & associate editor
  • University of Kentucky  (B.S., cum laude, 1996)

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky


  • Fayette County Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • University of Kentucky College of Law Alumni Association, board member


  •  Kentucky Super Lawyers®
  • Kentucky Rising Stars® (2014)
  • Peer Review Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell