Kate Gibson

Scholar Judicial Clerkship Immigration / International Human Rights
Class of 2023

Kate Gibson serves as a law clerk to Magistrate Judge Richard Farrer of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas in San Antonio. Following her clerkship, she will work for the Texas Civil Rights Project's Beyond Borders project as a Gallogly Family Foundation Public Interest Fellow.

At Texas Law, Kate was president of the Human Rights Law Society, public interest director of the Women’s Law Caucus, submissions editor of the Texas International Law Journal, a Teaching Quizmaster, and a Pro Bono Scholar with the Mithoff Pro Bono Program, leading the special education project. She participated in the Immigration Clinic and interned with the American Civil Liberties Union’s Immigrants’ Rights Project in San Francisco.

The summer after her 1L year, Kate worked for RAICES’ (Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services) Children’s Program in Austin. The summer after her 2L year, she worked in the Immigration and Employee Rights Section of the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, in Washington, D.C.