Kate Klonick

Kate Klonick is a Ph.D. in Law candidate and a Resident Fellow at the Information Society Project at Yale. Previously, she clerked for the Honorable Richard C. Wesley of the Second Circuit and the Honorable Eric N. Vitaliano of the Eastern District of New York. She graduated from Georgetown University Law Center, where she was a Senior Editor at The Georgetown Law Journal and the Founding Editor of the The Georgetown Law Journal Online. Before law school Kate worked in journalism and wrote for many publications, including Slate, The Guardian, Talking Points Memo, and ABC News. Her research interests involve applying theoretical and/or empirical cognitive psychology research to the law, specifically in the areas of intellectual property, statutory interpretation, social norms, and criminal law.

Doctoral Committee
Professors Jack M. Balkin, Tom R. Tyler, and Joshua Knobe

J.D., Georgetown University Law Center
B.A., Brown University

Curriculum Vitae