Kathryn Judge Director and Chair of Nominating and Governance Committee

Kathryn Judge is the Harvey J. Goldschmid Professor of Law and Vice Dean for Intellectual Life at Columbia Law School. Her research focuses on financial regulation and intermediation design. She is a regular speaker at academic, industry and policy conferences in the United States and abroad. She currently serves on the Research Committee of the European Corporate Governance Institute and on the board of directors of Bread for the World, Bread for the World Institute and the Columbia Business Law Review. She has served on the Financial Research Advisory Committee of the Office of Financial Research, during which time she co-chaired the LIBOR to SOFR Working Group and the Financial Innovation Working Group. She also served as an editor of the Journal of Financial Regulation and 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. She previously served as a law clerk for Judge Richard Posner and Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer. She is a graduate of Stanford Law School and Wesleyan University.