H. HunterBruton


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Hunter Bruton, a former U.S. Supreme Court clerk, focuses on appellate advocacy and motions practice. Prior to joining Jones Day in 2020, Hunter served as a law clerk at the United States Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, and U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. He also served as a Bristow Fellow in the Office of the Solicitor General at the United States Department of Justice (DOJ), where he briefed and argued an appeal in the Ninth Circuit, assisted with numerous cases before the Supreme Court at the certiorari and merits stages, and advised the Solicitor General regarding appeals in the lower federal courts.


  • Pro bono client secures remand in 7th Circuit appeal raising Administrative Procedure Act and Constitutional claimsJones Day, appointed as pro bono counsel by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, represented a prison inmate in his appeal.