Paul Drew Clement is a former United States Solicitor General and current Georgetown University law professor.
He is also an adjunct professor at New York University School of Law.
He was nominated by President George W.
Bush on March 14, 2005 for the post of Solicitor-General, confirmed by the United States Senate on June 8, 2005, and took the oath of office on June 13.
Clement replaced Theodore Olson.
Clement resigned on May 14, 2008, effective June 2, 2008, and joined the Georgetown University Law Center as a visiting professor and senior fellow at the Supreme Court Institute.