Claire Guehenno


Claire Guehenno

Senior Associate

Claire Guehenno focuses her practice on complex litigation and enforcement matters.

Ms. Guehenno recently completed clerkships for the Honorable Richard J. Sullivan of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York and the Honorable John M. Walker, Jr., of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. 

While attending law school, Ms. Guehenno was co-editor-in-chief of the Harvard International Law Journal and an extern for the National Security Division of the Department of Justice. She also interned in the legal department of Chanel, Inc., where she handled matters related to intellectual property, employment and real estate law.

From 2009 to 2011, Ms. Guehenno worked as a paralegal specialist in the Criminal Division of the United States Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York. She has previously worked as an editor and reporter for The Harvard Crimson and Agence France-Presse in Rome, Italy. 

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  • Education

    • JD, Harvard Law School, 2014

      cum laude

      Co-Editor-in-Chief, Harvard International Law Journal, Board of Student Advisors

    • BA, Social Studies, Harvard College, 2009

      magna cum laude

  • Admissions

    • New York

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Richard J. Sullivan, US District Court for the Southern District of New York, 2015 - 2016

    • The Hon. John M. Walker, Jr., US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2014 - 2015