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Katherine Hughes
Crowley Fellow in International Human Rights, Leitner Center for International Law and Justice

Fordham University School of Law, Leitner Center
33 West 60th Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY  10023

Telephone: 646.312.8770
Fax: 212.636.6775
Office Hours: Room 222B

Law Clerk, Hon. Paul J. Kelly, Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit (2008-09)
Editor-in-Chief, Fordham Law Review (2007-08)
Summer Associate, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton (2007)
Crowley Scholar, Crowley Program in International Human Rights (2006-07) (Malawi)
Legal Extern, U.S. Attorney’s Office (2006) (S.D.N.Y.)
Leitner Summer Intern, Legal Resources Foundation (2006) (Zimbabwe)
Founding Member, Amnesty International – Fordham Chapter
Member New York, Massachusetts, and Tenth Circuit Bars


Fordham Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 2008 (Order of the Coif)
Fordham Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, M.A., 2008
University of London, M.Sc., 2005
Emerson College, B.F.A., 1997


Fordham Law School Joseph R. Crowley Award, 2008
Fordham Law School Walter B. Kennedy Award, 2008
Unemployment Action Center Advocate of the Year, 2006-07
Fordham Law School Prize, 2005-06
Richard Duprey Award for Writing, 1997