Katherine McBride
Partner, New York Office
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Katherine McBride

Katherine McBride is a partner in Lieff Cabraser’s New York office.

Prior to joining Lieff Cabraser, Katherine was a Law Clerk to the Honorable I. Leo Glasser of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Katherine earned her law degree from Stanford Law School. While there, she was a Levin Center Public Interest Fellow and participant in the Stanford Immigrants’ Rights Clinic, the Iraqi Legal Education Initiative, and the Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project. Following graduation, she received a Ford Foundation Public Interest Fellowship to work with Human Rights First in New York.

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  • Stanford Law School, Palo Alto, CA
    J.D., Pro Bono Distinction – 2015
  • Boston College, Boston, MA
    B.A., Summa Cum Laude, Political Science – 2011
    Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Sigma Nu
  • New York, 2016
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, 2019
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, 2022
  • “Rising Star for New York Metro Area,” Super Lawyers, 2021-2024
  • “Rising Star for Product Liability Law,” Law360, 2023
  • “Lawdragon 500 X – The Next Generation,” Lawdragon, 2023
  • “Rising Star,” New York Law Journal, 2023
  • Co-Author, The Class Action Fairness Act: Law & Strategy (2022)