Martinsburg, WV
101 S. Queen Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401
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J.D., West Virginia University College of Law (2011)

  • Moot Court Board
  • Judge Liaison for inaugural National Energy and Sustainability Moot Court Competition

M.B.A., West Virginia University (2011)

B.A., Spanish, summa cum laude, Shepherd University (2008)

  • McMurran Scholar
  • Studied at Universidad de San Marcos, Lima, Peru (2006, 2007)
  • Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia
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Catherine Wilkes Delligatti

Associate

Catie’s practice focuses on tax and corporate planning and advising, tax controversy work and municipal work.  She has worked with clients ranging from individuals and small businesses to large financial institutions and real estate investment trusts.  Catie has assisted in the negotiation and closing of the sales of several businesses.  She has obtained favorable results for several clients in Sales and Use tax, Corporation Net Income tax, and Personal Income tax controversies at the state level. 

Along with representing individuals and businesses in business planning and advising and tax controversies, Catie serves as counsel to the City of Martinsburg Historic Preservation Review Commission, the City of Martinsburg Board of Zoning Appeals, assists the Martinsburg City Prosecutor and is the Town Prosecutor for the Corporation of Shepherdstown, West Virginia. 

Catie received her law degree from the West Virginia University College of Law, where she was a member of the Moot Court team and judge liaison for the inaugural National Energy and Sustainability Moot Court Competition, and received the Thomas N. Chambers award in taxation.  While in law school, Catie also became a certified magistrate court mediator and mediated several cases.  Along with her Doctor of Jurisprudence, Catie earned a Masters of Business Administration from the WVU College of Business and Economics, supporting a well-rounded understanding of the needs of the firm's commercial clients.

Professional Highlights

  • Region IX Economic Planning and Development Council (2012-2014)
  • Participant, West Virginia Magistrate Court Mediation Program
  • Counsel to the City of Martinsburg Historic Preservation Review Commission
  • Counsel to the City of Martinsburg Board of Zoning Appeals
  • Town Prosecutor, Shepherdstown, West Virginia

 

  • West Virginia University College of Law
    • Recipient of Thomas N. Chambers Award in Taxation
    • Recipient of Civil Procedure CALI Award (recognition for achieving the highest grade in a particular subject)
  • West Virginia Bar Association 
  • Eastern Panhandle Bar Association
  • Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation (Investment and Gift Acceptance committees)