William McCaughey



William McCaughey is an associate and litigation lawyer in the Washington, D.C. office of Foley & Lardner LLP. He is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice.

William focuses his practice on litigation matters with an emphasis on securities litigation, regulatory investigations and white-collar defense. Prior to joining Foley, William worked as an associate at another law firm, handling a variety of SEC investigations and securities class-action disputes. While in law school, William interned at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and at the Fraud Division and the Organized Crime and Gang Section of the U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division.      


  • The George Washington University Law School (J.D., with honors, 2017)
    • Thurgood Marshall Scholar
    • The George Washington International Law Review
  • Michigan State University (B.A., 2014)
    • Major, political science/pre-law; minor, philosophy and law


  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia