About the Author

Kathryn Judge is a law professor, author, financial regulation expert, and mother of two.

Kate joined the faculty at Columbia Law School in 2010 and currently serves as the Harvey J. Goldschmid Professor of Law. Her research shows how we can promote a more resilient and accountable financial system, and how regulatory design can enhance the legitimacy and efficacy of financial regulation.

Her articles have been published in top journals, including Harvard Law ReviewStanford Law ReviewThe University of Chicago Law Review, and Columbia Law Review, and have received accolades from academic peers and industry.  

Kathryn Judge is an editor of the Journal of Financial Regulation and a research member of the European Corporate Governance Institute. She previously served as a member of the Task Force on Financial Stability co-sponsored by the Hutchins Center on Fiscal & Monetary Policy at the Brookings Institution and the Initiative on Global Markets at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and on the Financial Research Advisory Committee of the Office of Financial Research. During her tenure on the FRAC, she co-chaired the LIBOR transition and financial innovation subcommittees.

Prior to joining Columbia Law School, Kate clerked for Judge Richard Posner of the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals and Justice Stephen Breyer of the Supreme Court. She also worked as a corporate associate with Latham & Watkins LLP. She is a graduate of Stanford Law School, where she earned the Urban A. Sontheimer Honor (second in class), and Wesleyan University.

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