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Caroline A. Gross




Yale Law School, J.D.
  • Yale Human Rights and Development Law Journal, Senior Editor
  • Gruber Global Justice and Women's Rights Fellowship
  • Khosla Memorial Fund for Human Dignity Prize
  • Simpson Thacher & Bartlett Cyrus Vance Fellowship
Harvard University, A.B.
  • summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
  • U.S. Department of Education Presidential Scholar
  • Thomas Temple Hoopes Prize; Robert and Maureen Rothschild Prize; Julia Shaffner Memorial Prize
  • U.S. National Security Education Program Boren Scholar

Prior Employment

  • Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, New York, NY, Corporate Associate, 2012-2017
  • International Association of Women Judges, Washington, D.C., Gruber Legal Fellow, 2011-2012
  • United Nations Watch, Geneva, Switzerland, Richard and Rhoda Goldman Fellow, 2006-2007
  • Gregory C. Carr Foundation, Gorongosa National Park, Mozambique, Coordinator of Educational Programs, 2005-2006

Bar Admissions


  • Honorable Stanley Marcus, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, 2010-2011


  • French
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
News & Resources


Caroline Gross represents publicly traded and privately held companies in a range of corporate matters.

  • Advises clients in negotiating and structuring secured and unsecured lending transactions.
  • Assists clients with mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, business formation, and other general corporate matters


Pro Bono

  • Received the 2016 Sanctuary for Families Above and Beyond Pro Bono Award for representing several clients in human trafficking and related matters.
  • Yale Law School Immigration Legal Services Clinic, Director, 2009-2010
  • Yale Law School Temporary Restraining Order Project, Director, 2008-2010
  • Yale Law School Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic, Student Director, 2009-2010

News & Resources

Press Releases


War Stopping and Peace Making in Mozambique (book chapter), in Stopping Wars and Making Peace: Studies in International Intervention (Kristen Eichensehr & W. Michael Reisman eds., 2009).


Michigan Super Lawyers, Recognized as a Rising Star, 2019