Katherine Sheerin > Cains > Douglas, Isle Of Man > Lawyer Profile

Isle Of Man

Work Department

Employment and Data Protection.


Katherine is a Consultant within Cains’ Employment and Data Protection team and has over 15 years’ experience advising on a full range of contentious and non-contentious employment and data protection issues.

Katherine specialises in supporting predominantly employer clients in the financial services, banking and insurance sectors as well as trading companies, charities and not for profit organisations. She covers all aspects of the employment lifecycle with a particular focus on senior executives, restructuring, equality and diversity issues, as well as business transfers and acquisitions.

As a qualified data protection practitioner, Katherine also specialises in data privacy and GDPR matters, having experience in auditing, training and compliance advisory work.

Lawyer Rankings

Isle of Man > Employment

Cains‘ employment team provides strong advice in relation to both contentious and non-contentious matters. Robert Colquitt  has substantial experience handling contentious employment matters including discrimination and unfair dismissals. The “extremely knowledgeable” Katherine Sheerin  has recently returned to the firm, bringing particular expertise concerning dismissals and restructurings. Associate Kirsten Porter advises clients on matters ranging from dismissals to immigration.