Katherine Vandenberg has always had a passion for helping others. In 2012, she graduated from Sheridan College with a Social Service Worker diploma.


After a few years of gaining professional experience, she decided to further her educational career. She enrolled in the Paralegal Studies diploma program at Sheridan College, and completed her courses in April 2019.


Katherine has joined out team as a part-time legal Assistant as she prepares to write her Paralegal exam in the fall of 2019.

Matthew Cabral is a hard-working Paralegal and lover of history.


He spent 3 years studying history at University of Toronto, Mississauga, before graduating with High Honours from the Sheridan College Paralegal program.

He now does everything in his capacity as a licensed Paralegal to ensure that each client is treated with the dignity, respect and attention they deserve.

After 25 years of a miscarriage of justice, Maria Shepherd and her family obtain justice.

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About Us

Shepherd Advocacy & Litigation

R. MARIA SHEPHERD

Sr. Paralegal


Maria has been a paralegal since 1996.


She is a staunch advocate and keynote speaker against wrongful convictions and participates in conferences internationally. She sits on the Board of Directors of Innocence Canada.