Claudia Pare helps clients navigate complex government and internal investigations, and related civil lawsuits.

Claudia has assisted clients during critical aspects of internal, and federal and state government investigations, from the discovery of misconduct to post-settlement compliance. Her experience includes large-scale document collection and review, responding to document and data requests, and synthesis of critical facts and information into briefings, reports, and recommendations.

She also has considerable experience in various stages of complex litigation, including dispositive motions, discovery disputes, and fact and expert witness depositions.  She has drafted motions and briefs in federal district and appellate courts across the country.

Claudia has worked closely with clients in the health care industry in cases involving the False Claims Act, the Anti-Kickback Statute, and the Stark Law.  

She is a dedicated member of the firm’s Pro Bono practice, focusing extensively on criminal justice matters. Claudia has litigated civil rights and post-conviction matters in state and federal court at every level. Highlighting injustices in the criminal justice system, she has also co-authored numerous amicus curiae briefs in federal appellate courts and the United States Supreme Court and argued in the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Prior to joining Hogan Lovells, Claudia served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Eric L. Clay of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit.

While in law school, Claudia served on the editorial board for the Virginia Law Review and won the Bracewell Best Brief Award. As a member of the Criminal Defense Clinic, Claudia successfully represented clients during misdemeanor criminal trials.

Education and admissions


J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, Order of the Coif, 2017

B.A., University of Virginia, with distinction, 2014

Bar admissions and qualifications

District of Columbia


Court admissions

U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit

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