Heather Catron is a senior associate attorney at Smith
Family Law, joining the firm in 2018. She is an
experienced court room litigator who is dedicated to
strategically helping clients achieve their legal
goals. Ms. Catron has successful represented clients in
a broad range of family law matters,
including dissolution of marriage, paternity, custody
and visitation, child and spousal support, domestic
violence, and modification and enforcement of family law
orders and judgments. Ms. Catron regularly appears in
Court, and as such, can offer her clients advice as to
the preferences and tendencies of the different judges.
She is well versed in family law and has the proficient
oral advocacy stills needed to effectively and
persuasively represent her clients.
Ms. Catron is passionate about helping her clients
navigate through what can be a very stressful and
confusing time in their lives. Ms. Catron understands
that to family law clients this is not just a lawsuit,
it’s their life. She strives for compassionate and
effective legal representation to guide each client
through the divorce and custody process.
Ms. Catron also has experience drafting and responding
to appeals and has successfully argued to overturn a
ruling in front of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Heather Catron is originally from the Seattle area and
graduated with honors from the University of Washington
with a Bachelor’s Degree in International Studies. She
then moved to San Diego where she graduated Cum Laude
from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2012.
In her spare time, Heather enjoys reading, rock
climbing, and traveling.