Indiana University Maurer School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2014

Emory University, B.A., History and French Studies, summa cum laude, 2011


  • French



Clara Pauw is an associate in Chapman and Cutler's Corporate Finance Department and Banking and Financial Services Department. She participated in the firm's 2013 summer associate program and joined the firm in 2014.

Clara works with banks and other financial institutions in connection with the documenting and structuring of secured and unsecured lending transactions, focusing on commercial lending, real estate, and asset-based lending. She also works on cross-border financings, with particular emphasis on institutional private placements by European, Australian, and New Zealand issuers to institutional investors located mainly within the United States.