Kathryn S. Benedict
  1. Associate
Ms. Benedict is an associate in Davis Polk's Litigation Department.

Of Note

  • Fellow, ACLU - Women's Rights Project, September - December 2014

Professional History

  • Davis Polk since 2016
  • Law Clerk, Hon. Rosemary S. Pooler, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 2016-2017
  • Law Clerk, Hon. William F. Kuntz II, U.S. District, Eastern District of New York, 2015

Practice Focus

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, E.D. New York
  • U.S. District Court, S.D. New York


  • A.B., Anthropology, Princeton University, 2010
    • magna cum laude
  • J.D., Columbia Law School, 2014
    • Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
    • James Kent Scholar
    • Myra Bradwell Award
    • Editor in Chief, Columbia Journal of Gender and Law


  • French