Judge Profile

Katherine A. Levine

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, New York City Civil Court, Kings County, Elected, 2010 to 2017
  • Judge, New York City Civil Court, 2008 to 2010

Other Professional Experience:

  • Senior Counsel, New York State United Teachers, AFL-CIO, 1984 to Present
  • Assistant Corporation Counsel, New York City Law Department, 1981 to 1984
  • Attorney, National Labor Relations Board, Office of Appeals, 1979 to 1981


  • J.D., University of Maryland Law School, 1979
  • B.A., New York University, 1975

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS Appellate Division, Second Department, 1980
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of NY
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of NY
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Education Committee, New York Regional Board of the Anit Defamation Leagure
  • Judge, New York University Moot Court Board
  • Arbitrator, Small Claims Court
  • Past Co-Chair, Labor & Employment Law Committe, United Jewish Appeal
  • Board of Directors, Kings YM-YMHA