Cathrine is a partner with law firm Atherstone & Cook in Harare. After graduating with an LLB from University of Zimbabwe, Cathrine started her career as a Public Prosecutor before proceeding into private practice. She carved her niche in conveyancing whilst also practising commercial and corporate law. In 2009, her law firm Wickwar & Chitiyo merged with Atherstone & Cook. She has been involved in several commercial transactions, advisory mandates, and legal due diligences. She is a past Trustee of the Law Society Compensation Fund, and current member of the Law Society of Zimbabwe Conveyancing Committee. Cathrine is also a past board member of National Aids Council, and some commercial entities including a bank.