Catherine M. Hedglon is an associate in Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP's Ft. Lauderdale office, where she focuses her practice in general liability, personal injury, wrongful death, products liability, and professional and medical malpractice claims. Ms. Hedglon has handled all aspects of litigation, from client retention through several jury trials and post-trial appellate motions. Ms. Hedglon has successfully represented multinational Fortune 500 companies in the areas of general premises liability, personal injury, insurance coverage, products liability, and negligent security.

Professional Background

Prior to joining Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP in January 2017, Ms. Hedglon was an associate attorney at a national defense firm, where her practice focused on premises liability litigation for multi-national Fortune 500 companies.  During law school she clerked for a Miami law firm focusing on Securities & Finance litigation. Additionally, served as a law clerk to the Honorable Robin S. Rosenbaum, now U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, and formerly U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida.

Ms. Hedglon's law school accomplishments include having been a member of the Dean's List, and receiving honors in Criminal Law. She was a member of Phi Alpha Delta, and volunteered in her law school's Health Rights Clinic.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Broward Bar Association
  • National Association of Women Lawyers

Community/Civic Activities

  • Lifework Leadership, program graduate, 2014
  • Compassions International, sponsor
  • Women's Fund of Miami Dade, member
  • Emerge Broward, member


J.D., cum laude, University of Miami School of Law, 2013

B.S., Political Science & Psychology, Florida State University, 2010