Caitlin Schaefer is an associate in Mayer Brown's Chicago office and a member of the Employment & Benefits practice. Caitlin focuses on ERISA issues arising in structured finance transactions, including note and certificate offerings. She also advises fund sponsors on structuring and operating private funds so as to qualify for an exception to holding ERISA plan assets, including venture capital operating company and real estate operating company structuring.


Saint Mary's College, BA
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University of Maryland School of Law, JD, cum laude


  • Illinois