Kathryn WebberAssistant Professor of Law
Professor Webber teaches LSV I & II and Remedies. She joins the Shepard Broad Law Center after two semesters as a Visiting Assistant Professor at Stetson University College of Law where she taught Civil Procedure, Pre-Trial Practice and Employment Discrimination. Prior to entering academia, Professor Webber enjoyed a ten year career as a litigator in New York City. Most recently, she was a partner at boutique employment law firm representing plaintiffs in high profile discrimination lawsuits. Notable cases included Nurse v. Concepts in Staffing (S.D.N.Y. 2007), a race and gender discrimination suit resulting in a $1.2 million jury verdict, and Hart v. Dresdner (S.D.N.Y. 2006), a proposed class action gender discrimination case brought on behalf of six women in the financial industry. Professor Webber has commented on employment law issues in a wide range of publications and broadcasts, including appearances on CNBC’s “On the Money” and The Gail King Show of Oprah and Friends Radio. Professor Webber graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Law School where she served as an executive editor of the Journal of International Economic Law (JIEL) and a member of the Moot Court Board. During law school, she received the Samuel F. Pryor III Award for Most Distinguished Comment. Professor Webber received her undergraduate degree, cum laude, from Tufts University.