Sherry Clay



Sherry Clay is an associate with Foley & Lardner LLP. She is a member of the firm’s Tax, Benefits & Estate Planning Practice. Prior to becoming an associate, Sherry was a summer associate at Foley, and worked as a law clerk in 2017 and 2018 where she assisted clients by drafting estate-planning documents and conducting research.

Prior to joining Foley, Sherry was a judicial intern for the Wisconsin Supreme Court, Chambers of the Honorable Justice Ziegler. While working for the Honorable Justice Ziegler, Sherry conducted research for bench memorandums and analysis papers and drafted bench memorandums.


  • Co-author, “Recent Developments in Estate Planning Law,”  State Bar Wisconsin Annual Estate Planning Seminars (2017-present)

Community Engagements

  • Coordinator, Wills for Heroes Clinics in Southern Wisconsin


  • University of Wisconsin Law School (J.D., cum laude, 2018)
    • Associate, Wisconsin Law Review
  • Patrick Henry College (B.A., summa cum laude, 2014)


  • Wisconsin