Kristin is presently a Trial Attorney with the United States Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., where she practices in the Land Acquisition Section and deals with issues related to eminent domain and land condemnation. Kristin received a B.S. in Sport Communication & Information, with minors in Legal Studies and English, magna cum laude, from Ithaca College in 2000.
While at Ithaca, she participated in the Pre-Law Society and was a Teacher's Assistant for Professor Marlene Barken. Additionally, Kristin was a four-year member of the women's soccer and softball teams and a columnist for The Ithacan, the student newspaper. Kristin graduated from Marquette University Law School, cum laude, in 2003, where she was the editor-in-chief of the Marquette Sports Law Review. Her comment "Weakening Its Own Defense? The NCAA's Version of Amateurism" was published in the spring 2003 volume of the Review.
Kristin clerked for the Hon. Christine O.C. Miller of the United States Court of Federal Claims from 2004 to 2005; prior to that, she practiced for one year at a general practice firm in Ithaca. Kristin is licensed to practice law in Wisconsin, New York, and before the United States Court of Federal Claims.