Caroline McHugh represents energy, environment and natural resources clients facing interactions with regulators and investigations. 

Ms. McHugh previously served as a volunteer law clerk in the Wildlife and Marine Resources Section of the US Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources Division. She was a student attorney at the Georgetown University Law Center’s Environmental Law and Justice Clinic, a law clerk for the Environmental Law Institute, and a legal intern in the Division of Land Resources in the Office of the Solicitor at the US Department of the Interior. She also previously worked for five years as an associate environmental analyst for a planning and permitting consulting firm for companies in the outdoor recreation and energy industries. 

Ms. McHugh first joined the firm as a summer associate in the Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Practice.

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  • Education

    • JD, Georgetown University Law Center, 2020

      magna cum laude Order of the Coif, Managing Editor, Georgetown Environmental Law Review
    • BA, Environmental Science and Public Policy, Harvard University, 2012

      cum laude
  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts