Kate Shaw

Professor of Law, University of Pennsylvania Carey School of Law

Kate Shaw is a Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania Carey School of Law. She has taught Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, Legislation, and seminars on executive power and the Supreme Court. Her academic work focuses on executive power, the law of democracy, the Supreme Court, and reproductive rights and justice. She previously worked in the Obama White House Counsel’s Office and served as a law clerk to Justice John Paul Stevens and Judge Richard Posner. Her popular writing has appeared in the New York Times, the Atlantic, Time, the Washington Post, and Slate. She is a co-host of the Supreme Court podcast Strict Scrutiny, a contributor with ABC News, and a Contributing Opinion Writer with the New York Times. She is also a Public Member of the Administrative Conference of the United States.