Catherine M. Doyle

Catherine Moodey Doyle graduated from The Duquesne University School of Law in 1997 and began her legal career as a judicial clerk at the Erie County Court of Common Pleas and then with the Pennsylvania Superior Court. Catherine’s practice is concentrated in the areas of Collaborative Law, Divorce, Litigaion, Support and Custody and related matters.

Catherine Doyle has over 16 years of litigation experience.  She has received advanced training in Collaborative Law and is a member of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals and the Collaborative Professionals of Northwest Pennsylvania.  Catherine is also a certified family law mediator.

“An effective advocate is one who listens to her client's wishes and assists the client with reaching outcomes that reflect that client's goals.  Each case is handled with that client's wishes first and foremost.   Whether you decide to go through the collaborative process, mediation or traditional litigation model, I look forward to assisting you.  


  • Allegheny College, Meadville, Pennsylvania 1989
  • Duquesne University School of Law, 1997

Admissions and Professional Associations:

  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • All Courts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Erie County Bar Association
  • International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
  • Collaborative Professionals of Northwest Pennsylvania
  • Erie County Bar Association Family Law Section Member
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association Family Law Section Member
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office

Academic Achievements:

  • Alden Scholar
  • President of the Duquesne University School of Law Student Bar Association

Community Involvement:

  • Early Connections, Board Member
  • Early Connections, Past-President