Ashley L.McDonough


Cleveland + 1.216.586.7010

Ashley McDonough's practice focuses on complex civil litigation and product liability defense. She has experience in many aspects of discovery and trial preparation, including conducting legal research, briefing and motions practice, and preparing documents for deposition and presentation at trial. Ashley is currently involved in Jones Day's defense of the Engle progeny smoking and health lawsuits. She has been a member of multiple trial teams in cases tried to verdict.

Ashley is a member of the Ohio State Bar and Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Associations. She is active in the Firm's pro bono practice.

Ashley worked as a paralegal for eight years prior to attending law school.


  • R.J. Reynolds wins complete defense verdict in Russell wrongful death lawsuitOn January 25, 2019 after a trial lasting 15 days, a jury in Lakeland, Florida returned a complete defense verdict in favor of Jones Day client R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company in a wrongful death action.