Kathryn Rubino

Kathryn Rubino

Kathryn Rubino is a member of the editorial staff at Above the Law. She has a degree in journalism from NYU and a J.D. from Columbia Law School. Prior to working at Above the Law, Kathryn was a litigator in several Biglaw firms.

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Episodes
October 8, 2019

Lawyers On TV

It was a good week for legal eagles on the airwaves.

September 17, 2019

Revenge Is A Dish Best Not Served To Guests In Weil’s Cafeteria

The week where Biglaw lunchroom policy got wrapped up in ongoing litigation threats.

September 10, 2019

The Many, Many Obstacles To Biglaw Diversity

The Mansfield Rule is a laudable initiative, but not nearly enough.

August 6, 2019

What A Week In Legal News

A quick hit recap of the top stories in law.

June 18, 2019

So Many Mistakes, So Little Time

Joe and Kathryn come back with another edition of legal topics: Alan Dershowitz, Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court clerk hiring, and many more.

May 21, 2019

Around the Gavel

Elie remains missing in action (crying about Game of Thrones) so Joe and Kathryn are left to do another ESPN inspired legal podcast

May 7, 2019

Pardon The Injunction

Joe Patrice and Kathryn Rubino offer a PTI-inspired roundup of the week's legal news items in short, two-minute bursts.

April 16, 2019

Biglaw Continues To Struggle With Gender Equity

Kathryn Rubino joins Joe to discuss the recent lowlights in Biglaw gender equity.

January 15, 2019

On Emojis And Shutdowns

Joe and Elie talk about the acceptability of emojis in workplace communication and the slow death of the Department of Justice under the weight of the shutdown.

January 8, 2019

Happy New Year! Everything’s Awful

Joe Patrice and Kathryn Rubino cover stuff as well as New Year's "bliss".

October 2, 2018

The Kavanaugh Hearings Were Something Else, Weren’t They

Joe Patrice and Kathryn Rubino talk about the Kavanaugh hearings, recapping the morning testimony of Christine Blasey Ford and discuss the Kavanaugh opening statement in all its ripe-for-SNL-parody glory.

August 21, 2018

A Banner Week For Legal Gossip

Kathryn Rubino talks about Tiffany Trump's alleged law school woes and the life of Wachtell's George Conway as he navigates his days married to Kellyanne.

November 30, 2017

From Biglaw To Producing Hit Shows — A Discussion with Jonathan Shapiro

Jonathan Shapiro talks about how a lawyer breaks into Hollywood and how penning lines for James Spader differs from practicing law.

November 27, 2017

2018 Legal Technology Predictions

Ransomware attacks, data disasters, robot lawyers... Jeff Ton talks about what's on the horizon for technology in 2018.