Caitlin Clarke Title: Attoney Education: Savannah Law School, Edge Hill University, Barcelona International College, Flagler College Location: Jacksonville, Florida Expertise: Corporate Finance, Fintech, Insurance Member of The Balance's Financial Review BoardAttorney-at-law licensed in multiple state and federal courtsCommercial litigation defense attorney Experience Caitlin Clarke's practice focuses on ensuring corporate compliance with federal laws and regulations including OSHA, federal anti-kickback statutes, representing clients in public hearings, reviewing commercial contracts, and commercial litigation. She is acting litigation counsel for contractual and civil matters and represents major oil and gas companies, hotel and resort chains, retailers, insurers, Fortune 500 companies, and transportation companies in both state and federal courts.Caitlin provides counsel to corporations regarding financial risk, compliance with state and federal law, and guidance on matters with cross-border jurisdiction. She provides counsel to clients on a broad range of matters, including financial risk evaluation and management, contract review and negotiation, conflict resolution, as well as provides clients with guidance on federal compliance guidelines including OFCCP, OSHA, CCOHS, FTC, Interstate Commerce, ERISA guidelines, and STARK and federal anti-kickback regulations. Education Caitlin Clarke earned her Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from Savannah Law School, and ranked in the top 10% of her class. She served as the development editor of the Savannah Law Review, competed in national trial competitions as a member of the Moot Court Honor Board, and founded Savannah Law School’s Maritime Law Society. She had the honor of serving as a clerk for The Honorable John E. Morse Jr., in the Chatham County Superior Court, which allowed her to gain valuable insight from behind the bench. Ms. Clarke has studied international law in England and Spain. About The Balance The Balance, a Dotdash Meredith brand, makes money easy to understand. We give people tools they need to not only make smart financial decisions but also prepare for the experiences they will have along the way. Our team of expert writers and editors have extensive qualifications in the topics they cover, and many of them have MBAs, PhDs, CFPs, and other advanced degrees and professional certifications. We require our writers to use primary sources in their articles, which are also approved by our Financial Review Board and fact-checked. You can learn more about the standards we follow in producing accurate, unbiased content in our editorial policy.