Canadian Pension Plan Disability (CPP-D)
Benefits Program Manager
Katherine brings a wealth of knowledge and perspective to the Brematson team as the Canada Pension Plan Disability Benefits Program Manager. Because of Katherine’s desire to help people, many of her professional experiences are in public service. Her success with Canadian Pension Plan Disability Benefits comes in part due to the more than 20 years she worked at the Manitoba Health Services Commission (MHSC) where she gained a vast knowledge of the administrative aspect of the medical field.
Katherine is a trained paralegal and worked for a well-respected law firm in San Antonio when she lived in Texas for many years. She focused her expertise on family law (divorce, child custody, division of property, etc.). Katherine is also well versed in contract law, as well as preparing cases for trial regarding breach of contract etc. Her analytical mind and experience in legal research, document management, trial preparations and negotiations, are an asset to the Brematson and Associates team and its clientele.
As a Canadian Pension Plan Disability Case Manager specializing in Canada Pension Plan Disability denials, the aforementioned skills come into play particularly when preparing denied claims to be presented to the Social Security Tribunal appeal levels. Katherine has prepared for and successfully represented many clients at the Social Security Tribunal – General Division level.
Katherine is a valued member of the team, both professional and compassionate with the ability to make people feel at ease when dealing with difficult situations. She joined Brematson and Associates Inc. in 2018 to help fill the obvious void in societies disability benefits services. People with disabilities usually need assistance and encouragement to find their voice and Katherine is up for the task. She’s not afraid to take on a case when she sees injustice.