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Caroline R. McHugh

New York
7 Times Square
New York, NY 10036-6516
Tel: 212.833.1199
Fax: 212.373.7999

Caroline "Callie" McHugh joined Friedman Kaplan in May 2023 to focus on complex commercial litigation and white collar defense matters. 

Prior to joining Friedman Kaplan, Callie was a litigation associate at Ropes & Gray LLP where she handled a range of matters, including civil litigation, securities litigation, government and internal investigations, corporate governance disputes, and appellate briefings. Prior to that, she clerked for the Honorable Janet Bond Arterton of the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut. Callie has professional fluency in Spanish.

Fast Facts


Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, J.D., cum laude (2020)

University of Colorado, Denver, M.A. (2015)

Tufts University, B.A. (2012)

Bar Admissions

State of New York

State of Missouri


The Honorable Janet Bond Arterton, U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut

Honors and Awards

Bartlit Center ABA/AAJ Trial Team, ABA Trial Advocacy Competition, Regional Champion (2019), National Finalist (2020)

Martin Luther King Jr. Oratorical Competition, Runner-Up (2018 & 2019) 

Law Review and Publications

Associate Editor, Northwestern University Law Review