Originally from Seattle, Kara Altman received her BA in Classics (Latin and Greek) in 2010. She received her J.D. from Georgetown University in 2014. While at Stanford, her interests were in epic poetry, in both Latin and Greek, as well as Classical influences upon the Middle Ages. As a law student at Georgetown, she worked actively in the Founding IP Journal, Corporate Law Association, Human Rights Coalition, and 1L Service Project (as a domestic violence court observer for DC Safe).