2018 Top 40 Young Lawyers Honoree

Katherine L. Kraschel

Yale Law School

New Haven, CT
Katherine L. Kraschel


Katherine L. Kraschel is the Executive Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy and Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.  She also co-teaches the Reproductive Justice Clinic.  Previously, Kraschel was Associate Counsel at Yale New Haven Health, focusing on corporate regulatory work. She was also an associate in the health care practice group at Foley & Lardner LLP. Kraschel has lectured and published on health law and bioethics, focusing on assisted reproductive technologies, health policy & gender, and reproductive rights. She holds a BA in biochemistry from Mount Holyoke College and a JD from Harvard Law School, where she was a student fellow at the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics and Submissions Editor of the Harvard Journal of Law & Gender. She completed Harvard Medical School’s Bioethics Fellowship.  Prior to pursuing a career in law, Kraschel worked as a scientist at Pfizer.