Claire Chung

Claire Chung’s practice focuses on appellate litigation. Ms. Chung works on a wide range of legal issues, including in the areas of intellectual property, environmental law, the False Claims Act and the Administrative Procedure Act. She also maintains an active pro bono practice.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Chung served as a law clerk for the Honorable Kermit V. Lipez of the US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. She previously worked as a litigation associate at a New York law firm and as a law clerk at the New York State Solicitor General’s Office. While in law school, Ms. Chung was an intern in the Women’s Rights Project at the American Civil Liberties Union and a student director of Yale Law School’s Supreme Court Clinic.


  • Recognized as a "Rising Star" in the area of appellate law in the 2020 edition of Washington DC Super Lawyers

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  • Education

    • JD, Yale Law School, 2014

    • BBA, Seoul National University, 2011

      cum laude

  • Admissions

    • District of Columbia

    • New York

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Kermit Lipez, US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, 2015 - 2016